VISTA Volunteer Outreach Coordinator

Local First is a membership-based nonprofit trade association of 200+ locally owned independent businesses in La Plata County. We are looking for the right individual to fill our vacant VISTA Volunteer Outreach Coordinator position. Complete details and application processed through Americorp VISTA, not Local First. For this reason, please do not email or call the Local First office for details about this position.  Accepting Applications: 2/8/2017 – 4/20/2017.

Please click here for complete details and VISTA application.

Board of Directors

Local First is currently accepting applications for our Board of Directors! We are filling four vacancies and are looking for dedicated and motivated individuals who have been or are currently members of Local First to assist in our mission to provide locally-owned, independent businesses and organizations opportunities to thrive as we work together to build an economy that values people, the planet, and prosperity for everyone.

Board members with the following expertise and background are of special interest to ensure diversity:

  • Marketing
  • Fundraising
  • Local food production
  • Non-profit members
  • A variety of business sectors

Board members attend an annual retreat, two meetings per month, and work behind the scenes in their skill area to make Local First stronger and more effective.

Please read the Board of Directors roles and responsibilities description here, and fill out the application form by 5pm on April 28th. If you have any questions, feel free to call the Managing Director, Monique DiGiorgio at 970-799-6618 x1. Thank you!