OneOC is proud to offer AmeriCorps fellowships, administered by California Volunteers and sponsored by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

As an OneOC AmeriCorps member you will have the opportunity to build volunteer infrastructure of Orange County’s most prominent nonprofits, as well as mentor underserved youth, engage veterans in service and address unmet disaster related needs. For people entering the workforce, AmeriCorps programs provide members with valuable work skills, leadership development and a pathway to future opportunities.

Nationally, since the program’s founding in 1994, almost 1 million AmeriCorps members have contributed more than 1.2 billion hours in service across America while tackling pressing problems and mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve. Locally OneOC has hosted AmeriCorps National, Direct and VISTA Corps members since 2009, our program has grown from nine to over 50 AmeriCorps members and programs are available year-round, from 6-12 month terms.

 

Member Requirements
Member Requirements

 

  • Members will serve 30-40 hours per week (Full & Part-time positions) for up to 1 year of service
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must clear all criminal background checks (DOJ, FBI, & NSOPW)
  • High-school diploma (BA/BS preferred)
  • English language (Bilingual preferred)
  • Ability to travel to various locations for training and service (all expenses paid by host site)
  • Have served no more than two terms in an AmeriCorps State or National program

OneOC is an equal opportunity employer.

Member Benefits
Member Benefits
  • Living Allowance (up to $15,000)
  • Health Benefits (if applicable)
  • Childcare Subsidy (if applicable)
  • Student Loan Deferment (if applicable)
  • Free Leadership Development Trainings from OneOC
  • Networking opportunities
  • Educational Award upon successful completion of term (up to two terms of service)

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