SFS Frontend Slides
Honorees of Oceanleaf Awards 2015
Recognizing instrumental individuals in our midst.
LION Youth performing @ Oceanleaf 2015
Dhaanto is one of the best traditional dances of Somali people!
The first and only bilingual (Somali & English) newsletter in California!
Day to Dream @ 2015
Youth exploring one of their future colleges!
Day of Dignity November 04, 2014
SFS Staff and Volunteers feeding to those who are less fortunate in our community!
Employment Resource Coordinator Posting Date: 5/24/2016
POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED
The goal of this position is to successfully expand employment related-services at Somali Family Service.
The VISTA member will conduct employment-related workshops; connect clients with employment resources and other services; and assist with special events planning and grant writing. Specific assignments include:
ABOUT SOMALI FAMILY SERVICE OF SAN DIEGO
Somali Family Service of San Diego (SFS) was established in 2000 as a community-based, social service non-profit organization to address the critical needs of Somali and other East African refugees and immigrants living in San Diego County. Since its inception, SFS has provided culturally and linguistically appropriate programs and services to the East African community, easing their transition and ensuring successful functioning in their new home. SFS’s mission is to assist Somali and other East African refugee and immigrant families to become self-sufficient, responsible, independent and contributing members of the San Diego community through its programs that promote health education and wellness, youth leadership, parent engagement, refugee integration, and economic success.
ABOUT AMERICORPS VISTA:
AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. VISTA members commit to serve full‐time for a year at a nonprofit organization creating or expanding programs designed to bring individuals and communities out of poverty. During your service, you'll receive a modest living allowance, health care, and other benefits (please see below for more information). Learn more about becoming a VISTA at: http://www.americorps.gov/about/programs/vista.asp
All VISTA activities focus on building capacity to optimize long-term impact, rather than providing direct services.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $15,000.00 /year
Local candidates only: