Communications Coordinator VISTA – Insight Garden


Date: Nov 25, 2022
City: Los Angeles, CA
Contract type: Full time
Insight Garden Program (IGP) is a grassroots non-profit led by people who were previously incarcerated and those most impacted by the collateral damage of incarceration. Our mission is to restore connections to self, community, and the natural world through our transformative in-prison programs, circles of holistic support for people reentering back into communities, and advocacy for policy change led by those directly impacted by incarceration. Grounded in the belief that access to nature is a human right, we empower people in prison to become food justice leaders, environmental stewards, urban gardeners, and restorative justice reform advocates both within prison and in the communities to which they return

Member Duties : The VISTA the Communications Coordinator will work directly with our Senior staff throughout their service year. We are seeking candidates with strong writing skills who will help us: (1) Articulate and message our strategic plan and theory of change (2) Build out our website so that’s contents are reflective of our strategic plan (3) Outward facing communication including social media, newsletters, and concept notes Eligible candidates demonstrate passion and commitment to social, racial, environmental, and criminal justice. Candidates should be highly proficient with Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft Office, GSuite, and have experience building websites. Strong candidates will have an understanding of different communication styles and mediums and demonstrate the ability to be resourceful and design creative resources to communicate IGP’s work to diverse audiences.

Program Benefits : Health Coverage* , Training , Relocation Allowance , Living Allowance , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Stipend , Education award upon successful completion of service

Terms :

Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours .

Service Areas :

Community and Economic Development , Environment , Ex-Offender Reentry .

Skills :

Writing/Editing , Communications , Team Work , Computers/Technology


Program Type:

AmeriCorps VISTA


Communications Coordinator VISTA – Insight Garden

Program Start/End Date

02/13/2023 - 02/12/2024

Work Schedule

Full Time

Education level

College graduate

Age Requirement

Minimum: 18 Maximum: None

Program Locations

CALIFORNIA Los Angeles/Orange County , San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose



Accepting Applications

From 11/21/2022 To 01/23/2023


Karen Hsueh

2081 Center St

Berkeley CA 94704


[email protected]

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