Economic Opportunity: Jobs, Housing & Financial Literacy

Projects that are designed to further economic opportunity for low income households to access housing and to build assets. Projects may include creating access to emergency housing, transitional services, affordable housing, financial / budget education, income tax assistance, etc.

Available Positions Beginning in July 2016!


Habitat for Humanity Mid-Yellowstone Valley: ReStore Volunteers, Marketing & Gardens

Assist this amazing local organization develop volunteer capacity to support their social enterprise to provide funding for the construction of affordable housing. This position includes the creation of a gardening component in ReStore to promote food security and healthy living! Apply Now!

Rebuilding Together Yellowstone County: Preserving Affordable Housing

This all-volunteer organization needs qualified VISTA members to assess current processes, raise funds and generate volunteers to make needed repairs and improvements to homes occupied by low income families.           Apply Now!

Family Promise of Yellowstone Valley: Services for Homeless Families

If you want to ensure every family has a home, a livelihood, and a chance to build a better future, this is the project for you! Play an important role in the process of supporting employment and educational opportunities and increase access to transitional and permanent housing. Apply Now!

NeighborWorks Montana & The Home Center: Money is Power - Financial Literacy!

Assist in the creation of a financial literacy program through strategic planning, program implementation and evaluating performance! The Home Center is a new initiative designed to expand housing choice in Billings!       Apply Now!

Red Lodge Area Community Foundation: Networked Workforce Development

Work collaboratively with the community in skills and workforce development in the beautiful mountain town of Red Lodge. If you want to increase job engagement, security, and improve wages for those living in poverty or low income situations, this is the project for you! Apply Now!

How to Apply

Completing an official application will be the first step in becoming part of the Billings Metro VISTA Project!
Just click on this link to begin your journey! This handy checklist illustrates the step-by-step process in applying to become an AmeriCorps VISTA member.