Event Details


MCN New VISTA Host Site Info Session

Thursday, January 05, 11:00 AM - Thursday, January 05, 2023, 12:00 PM
Thursday, January 05, 2023, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee: Free

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN), in partnership with the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), is seeking proposals from organizations interested in hosting AmeriCorps VISTA members for a three-year capacity-building project beginning in 2023. MCN VISTA Program members are full-time volunteers who work to strengthen, inform, and connect nonprofits working with communities furthest from justice—particularly BIPOC, immigrant, and refugee communities—in order to overcome the multiple determinants of poverty.

Event Details

The event will be hosted on Zoom. You will need a computer and a phone as a back-up audio method. 

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This session will be recorded.

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Facilitator Information

WWarsameWarsame Warsame is the VISTA Program Manager at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. In this role, he bridges the national AmeriCorps VISTA program with local, culturally-based nonprofits to help empower marginalized communities and individuals in the Twin Cities to break the cycle of poverty. Additionally, Warsame supports VISTA members' professional and personal growth as they develop the foundational skills to become champions of equitable social change. Warsame holds an M.P.A. from Saint Cloud State University with a concentration in Nonprofit leadership and management and a B.A. in Economics with a minor in Political Science from Winona State University.

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