Financial Prosperity Center Assistant


United Way of Greater Stark County envisions a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through healthy lives, education, and financial stability. Our mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. Our credo is: We win by living united. We do this by finding new-solutions to old problems, mobilizing the best resources and inspiring individuals to join the fight against their community’s most daunting social crises. The Financial Stability Impact Council Volunteers, envisions a community where a cycle for success exists, allowing individuals and families to have access, so they can build long-term, economic independence. Through a collaboration with OhioMeansJobs, the Financial Prosperity Center was developed to assist building this cycle for success and to focus on the root causes of poverty our community is challenged with. the Financial Prosperity Center services all fall within three capstones: Financial education and coaching, Access to benefits and tax credits and workforce development services. When bundled together Stark County residents have a brighter future.


Member Duties: Help us improve our capacity for service provisions throughout various sectors of Stark County Ohio. Help build and grow our Financial Prosperity Center by providing quality, consumer friendly workforce, and financial stability services to a broader sector of Stark County. Ensure all residents have access to a cycle for financial success and stability, improve outcomes with every household, and see Stark County thrive. Join our team and help us move forward. Bring a customer service focus, efficient and effective communication skills, and a desire to increase the community’s assets and improve their financial stability beyond just meeting basic needs. 


Program Type:  AmeriCorps VISTA    LISTING (78639)

Program: ShareCorps – United Way of Greater Stark County

Program Start/End Date: 6/22/2018 – 6/21/2019 

Work Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Some College

Age Requirement: Minimum 18 years of age

Program Location: Canton, Ohio (401 Market Avenue North – Canton, Oh 44702)

Accepting Applications: Now through 4/25/2018

Contact: Catlin Ballinger –    (614)-221-4336


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Job Seekers:


Your résumé and cover letter can be mailed to Nick Mackle at our offices, or emailed to to

Your information will be kept on file for one year after receipt. 

It is the policy of the United Way of Greater Stark County to provide equal opportunity for all persons. Specifically, this policy means that no person in the employment of, or seeking employment with, the United Way of Greater Stark County shall be subject to adverse treatment because of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnacy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service or other non-merit based factors.

This Equal Employment Policy and Plan will be communicated to all relevant audiences. A copy of the Personnel Practices containing this policy will be given to each employee at the time of employment and will be discussed in the initial orientation of the employee.

Notices of job vacancies, which appear in newspapers or other publications, will appear with the words, “an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V” (minority/female/disabled/veteran). In addition, every effort will be made to notify all appropriate organizations, such as the Ohio Bureau of Employment Services, local social services agencies, colleges and universities, minority magazines, churches, sororities, fraternities, radio stations, etc. of job vacancies.