Resident Services Internship at Community Development Nonprofit

McKees Rocks Community Development Corp.

McKees Rocks Community Development Corp.

Resident Services Internship at Community Development Nonprofit

McKees Rocks, PA
Part Time
Unpaid
  • Responsibilities

    Developing a community garden program

    • Identify and acquire lots
    • Preparing grounds for planting
    • Identifying and organizing local residents
    • Determine best use green space or gardening
    • Do planning and administrative work
    • Develop mentorship garden program to include community youth

    Design and conduct social and recreational activities for residents

    • Analyze the types of services that residents use, need, and want
    • Research residents’ participation in, and satisfaction with, existing programming
    • Help develop partners in the community.
    • Assist families
    • Identify families challenges
    • Develop strategies for family future success

    Identify blighted properties

    • Create database and record blighted properties
    • Research property and identify owner
    • Distinguish if property is vacant or abandon
    • Review HB 90 procedures
    • Develop and recommend plan of action
  • Qualifications
    • Able to work independently

    • Self starter

    • Works well with people

    • Compassionate

    • Computer literate and able to research facts

  • Industry
    Civic and Social Organization
  • Fun Fact
    On August 26, 2017, McKees Rocks Community Development Corporation and its partners will present FEASTival, a FREE (with general admission ticket registration) daylong summer festival celebrating those elements - https://www.pghfeastival.com/)
  • About Us
    The mission of MRCDC is to strengthen the Sto-Rox community and create places and resources that exist for all residents and businesses to reach their full social and economic potential.