KC Healthy Kids *HNMA Communications Coordinator* in Kansas City, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10373659 KC Healthy Kids, in collaboration with the Historic Northeast-Midtown Association (HNMA) of Kansas City is seeking an Americorps VISTA to further the communications and interests of HNMA. This position represents an opportunity to help grow a local Kansas City, Kansas minority-operated nonprofit organization. HNMA is the Neighborhood Business Revitalization Organization for the northeast area of KCK. Assist HNMA in making a lasting impact in a community which needs bright, innovative community-minded individuals like yourself!

Develop and execute a standardized, plug-in newsletter format and quarterly schedule for e-mail and online dissemination to inform community residents of social service and resource supports. Recruit a community volunteer to maintain the newsletter processes.

Work with the community to procure stories from neighborhoods, government departments, local churches, and area businesses that are of value to Historic Northeast Midtown Association (HNMA) constituents and that raise awareness of community challenges and victories.

Facilitate resident participation in healthy eating and active living (HEAL) initiatives. Support HNMA programming and align programs with HEAL.

Receive valuable training to maintain and update the HNMA website and develop an active social media platform to engage young adults into HNMA programming and services.

Participate in fund development activities, including grant writing and annual giving appeals.