Looking to serve as an AmeriCorps VISTA? Check out all the positions available across the state through Ohio CDC Association. Questions? Contact Paul Rich at vistaleader@ohiocdc.org. 

Central Ohio Positions


Ohio CDC Association (VISTA Leader)
Join our team for one year to help our statewide AmeriCorps VISTA Project. Must have at least one previous year of VISTA service. *Flexible start date & housing stipend* Apply here.

Economic and Community Development Institute (ECDI) - Columbus
VISTA will work to implement training and mentorship programs offered to low-to-moderate income entrepreneurs across Ohio. They will also aid in increasing community awareness of ECDI programs.  Apply here.


Integrated Services for Behavioral Health
The VISTA at Integrated Services for Behavioral Health, Inc. will help build the capacity of the local food system to support equitable access to healthy, local foods for all people in Ross County.  Apply here.

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Northeast Ohio Positions

Greater ClevelanD

VISTA will research and implement appropriate programs to encourage investment in existing housing and in-fill construction on vacant lots in an inner-ring Cleveland city. Apply here.

Home Repair Resource Center
The VISTA's goal will be neighborhood improvement and homeowner empowerment through a relationship-based approach to assist residents address the financial challenges of housing. Apply here.

Metro West Community Development Organization
VISTA will improve the economic standing of residents in Cleveland’s La Villa Hispana neighborhood by providing outreach focused on affordable housing, energy efficiency, and economic opportunity. Apply here.

Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland
Families need your help to develop sound financial decision making skills and meet professionals who can help, join NHS of Greater Cleveland to build and grow its Financial Empowerment Series. Apply here.

Organize! Ohio
An extraordinary opportunity to work with CDCs on implementation of a Community Benefits Plan resulting from agreements with 3 banks to provide new credit resources to low income communities. Apply here.

Other Northeast Ohio Positions

Community Building Partnership of Stark County (Canton)
Develop programs and initiatives that inform and assist residents with housing counseling, financial literacy, and a path toward home ownership.  Apply here.

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Southeast Ohio Positions


Small business development and financial literacy expansion by discovering traditional and non-traditional ways to broaden access to economic resources through asset development and preservation.  Apply here.

Rural Action (Community Resources)
VISTAs at Rural Action will serve to build the local economy of Appalachian Ohio through sustainable food business development, new food access initiatives, and peer to peer training development. Apply here.

Southwest Ohio Positions


Working in Neighborhoods
Join Working In Neighborhoods to build community through resident-led development, financial education, and affordable home ownership! Apply here.