Gateway to the Great Outdoors Fundraising & Economic Development VISTA - FT
The Fundraising and Development Coordinator VISTA member will build the capacity of Gateway to the Great Outdoors (GGO) by: (1) developing and implementing monthly fundraising activities for Gateway to the Great Outdoors, (2) developing a diverse revenue stream, and (3) developing a donor database. As a result of the VISTA member’s service, GGO will continue to expand its educational initiatives in underserved schools, thus helping to further GGO’s mission of alleviating educational inequality and environmental injustice that contributes to the cycle of poverty.
Gateway to the Great Outdoors The Gateway to the Great Outdoors (GGO) program was developed to allow underserved students across the US equitable access to a comprehensive environmental education. By improving access to STEM instruction combined with outdoor learning, GGO enhances scientific literacy and environmental stewardship for students who would otherwise be excluded from this transformative experience.