Grants Officer: April 2023

Major projects completed:

  • Attended the Community-Based Research as a Vehicle for Civic Engagement and Community Impact with ASN
  • Meeting with PD at Game Loft to discuss the site supervisor functions/set-up in OnCorps
  • Participation in the member conference planning every Wednesday
  • Attended the AmeriCorps Modernization Session call with other State Commissions
  • Participated in the Hall of Flags event for the Governor's Awards for Service and Volunteerism
  • Connecting with Program Directors who require extensions on the progress reports due to ASC conference (NOLA) 
  • Meeting with Executive Director to discuss work plan through June 

Issues to be aware of:

  • Game Loft is going through a significant transition as their new program director has left after being onboard for only a few months. 

Major focus of effort for the next month:

  • Attending the ASC Regional Conference in West Virginia
  • Continue reading the staff assigned book about volunteer engagement, Transforming Disruption to Impact, to discuss in later staff meeting
  • Attending 'Strengthening your Facilitation Skills' classes at the Hutchinson Center 
  • Review the contract template to make sure that the fixed amount is correct and includes the quarterly income report requirement