AmeriCorps – VISTA

VISTAThirty-seven million Americans live in poverty. Through AmeriCorps VISTA, you can make a tangible difference. And, you’ll find the fulfillment that comes from using your knowledge and skills to help those in disadvantaged circumstances turn their dreams into reality.

What is AmeriCorps VISTA?

AmeriCorps VISTA is the national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. Founded as Volunteers in Service to America in 1965 and incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs in 1993, VISTA has been on the front lines in the fight against poverty in America for more than 40 years.

What VISTA Members Do:

VISTA members commit to serve full-time for a year at a nonprofit organization or local government agency, working to fight illiteracy, improve health services, create businesses, strengthen community groups, and much more. With passion, commitment, and hard work, you’ll create or expand programs designed to bring individuals and communities out of poverty.


For more about AmeriCorps VISTA in Montana, please contact:

Jacqueline Girard
State Director

Anna Yeagle
State Program Specialist

Corporation for National and Community Service
Montana Field Office
208 North Montana Avenue
Suite 206
Helena, MT  59601-3837
Phone: (406) 449-5404
Fax: (406) 449-5412
Email: mt@cns.gov

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