Communications Officer: March 2023

Projects completed:

  • Completed 2022 Annual Report and sent to print.
  • Completed draft of Maine Climate Corps One-pager.
  • Week-long social media promotion of AmeriCorps week.
  • Providing member and staff support with communications items for Maine AmeriCorps Member Conference, including guiding members to lead PR initiatives during the conference.
  • Collaborated with Office Administrator to finish Public Education Campaign Public Service Announcement contract with Maine Assoc. of Broadcasters. 
  • Delivered AmeriCorps PSAs to Maine Association of Broadcasters. PSAs on radio and TV begin early April.

Issues to be aware of:

  • Task Force: Roche met with Chair Jenni Tilton Flood and established a plan to resume Task Force meetings on May 9, 2023. The new standing meeting date will be the second Tues. of each month from 10-11 a.m.

Upcoming areas of focus:

  • Final draft of Climate Corps One-pager and plan for follow up materials as requested by Climate Corps Task Force
  • Promotion and media coverage plan: Governor's Awards for Service and Volunteerism
  • Sorting and publishing media from Maine AmeriCorps Member Conference
  • Investigating protection of "Maine Climate Corps" name
  • Continuing work: Maine Service Fellows digital recruitment campaign
  • Digging into 2023 AmeriCorps recruitment campaign: Resource kit for programs and utilizing materials to run aspects of the campaign from the Volunteer Maine account.
  • PSAs for general volunteerism