Child Education - K-12 Success, Mentoring & School Readiness

Projects that are designed to build capacity in order to maintain enrollment and support success in school. Projects may include teaching, tutoring, mentoring students, providing supportive services to teachers and school leaders, and expanding after school and learning programs.

Available Positions Beginning in July 2016!


Housing Authority of Billings: Enhanced Literacy in Public Housing!

Support the creation of a literacy program to be offered in several public housing sites to support childhood learning. Apply Now!

Wise Wonders Children's Museum: Building STEAM Education

A brilliant opportunity to provide support to assist in fundraising efforts to build capacity and create experiential learning programs for this new children's museum! Apply Now!

Big Brothers Big Sisters:

Mentoring for Educational Success in Lockwood, MT

Work to expand positive outcomes for youth across social, emotional, behavioral and academic areas of youth development by raising funds and recruiting volunteers to support mentor matches! Apply Now!

CASA of Yellowstone County:

Child & Mentor Matches for Educational Success

Support the expansion of this mentor program to garner new volunteer resources to support matches for abused and neglected children in the Billings area. Apply Now!

Red Lodge Area Community Foundation: Enhancing School Climate for Success

Work to increase student performance and engagement on academic, emotional, social and ethical levels through the development of an embraced and respected middle school climate! This position is located in beautiful Red Lodge, Montana! Apply Now!

City of Billings – Planning Division: Alternative Modes Outreach and Education

Do you think cars are overrated? Do you think alternative methods of transportation are best instilled at a young age? Come work with the City of Billings Planning Department and help integrate an interdisciplinary approach to alternative transportation to increase access to education! 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.