Program Evaluation Fellow - Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa
Location: Des Moines, IA Dates: May 20 - August 9, 2019
Compensation: $575/week stipend, up to 5% bonus Deadline: March 24, 2019
Future Leaders In Action Overview
Future Leaders in Action (FLIA) cultivates leaders and strengthens youth-oriented nonprofits through a fellowship program. Fellows, individuals interested in entering the social sector, work on-site full-time at a partner nonprofit to develop or implement a pre-determined enrichment program.
Throughout the fellowship, fellows gain various professional skills including fundraising, communication, program development, in a fast-paced, hands-on learning environment.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa Overview
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. BGCCI engages young people with research-based programs and hands-on educational enrichment every day after school, as well as all-day programming across athletics, arts, and high-yield learning activities that are offered at five Club locations.
Position Overview and Responsibilities:
You will ...
Create a cohesive structure for collecting and interpreting data across all five Clubs to evaluate the impact of programming and identify areas of improvement
Analyze past four years of survey results to create recommendations and action plans with Club staff to implement changes
Attend pre-fellowship training retreat in Chicago, IL from May 20-25, 2019 (expenses covered)
Fundraise $500 (with guidance from FLIA)
Actively participate in weekly FLIA professional development responsibilities including check-in calls
Write two blog articles
Complete final report and video
Comfortable working with youth
Commitment to continuous professional improvement and reflection
Resourcefulness and initiative
Passionate about the social sector
Use patience and tolerance to address problems
The selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal background check and/or fingerprinting.