Commonwealth Corps Program Coordinator FY21-22

The mission of the Commonwealth Corps service internship program is to engage Massachusetts residents of all ages, backgrounds, and identities in direct service to strengthen communities, address critical needs, and increase volunteerism. Through hands-on experience, Commonwealth Corps members gain professional skills and valuable knowledge while positively impacting diverse communities in our state. 

Two Commonwealth Corps members will serve as part of ENB’s Allies for Immigrants program in partnership with Boston Cares. The ENB member will serve as a Commonwealth Corps Program Outreach Coordinator, supporting the growth and development of the Allies program by recruiting, training and supporting volunteer ESOL tutors, and developing systems and tools to facilitate stronger engagement, including continued development of the Allies Peer Leadership Program to build sustainable capacity. The ENB member will collaborate closely with the Commonwealth Cops member at Boston Cares to recruit and train 40 new volunteer tutors and provide support to an active tutor base of 110 tutors serving with 11+ Boston-area programs, virtually and/or in-person. The member will also recruit, train and support volunteers engaging in one-time opportunities, such as mock job or citizenship interviews with ESOL students. The member also will collaborate with ENB staff to deepen ESOL volunteer and staff training experiences. 

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