Allegan County Continuum of Care Coordinator (ACCOC)


Greater Ottawa County United Way (GOCUW) is a nonprofit with a mission to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of community to advance the common good. Part of the United Way Worldwide system, one of the world's most recognized charitable brands, we envision a community in which all individuals achieve their full potential.  Greater Ottawa County United Way supports, develops, and implements a range of impact solutions that improve lives and create stronger communities.


The Allegan County Continuum of Care Coordinator will perform the following duties, subject to change as needed:

  1. In collaboration with ACCOC Members, fulfill all grant requirements related to ACCOC funding.
  2. In collaboration with the Executive Committee, create ACCOC General Meeting, Executive Committee Meeting and sub-committee agendas, and facilitate those meetings in accordance with operational guidelines.
  3. Create and maintain ACCOC membership roster.
  4. In collaboration with ACCOC leadership, support membership development and community awareness of ACCOC, including but not limited to an online and social media presence.
  5. Ensure ACCOC governance and operational materials are reviewed and updated at least once per calendar year, including best practices, and are aligned with state and federal partners.
  6. Create and maintain ACCOC Committee files that includes meeting agendas, minutes, and supporting materials, including sub-committee.
  7. Support ACCOC membership attendance through Regional and State Meetings.
  8. Coordinate annual Point-In-Time counts required by MIBOSCOC and HUD.

The ideal candidate is:

  • Organized
  • Self-motivated
  • Resourceful
  • Flexible
  • Dependable
  • Communicative
  • Positive
  • A team player
  • Professional
  • Punctual
  • Compassionate
  • Honest


High school diploma or equivalent and excellent communications skills, both verbal and written, are required. Bachelor's degree in nonprofit administration or related field preferred. Basic computer skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint programs, are necessary. Knowledge of housing and homelessness services, grant writing and/or social media management skills are a plus.


This is a part-time position, approximately 20 - 25 hours per week. Benefits include paid vacation time and a 403(b) plan. Pay starts at $17/hour.

Location and Travel

The Allegan County United Way office is located at 650 Grand Street in Allegan, MI and serves as the hub for all United Way work in Allegan. Travel within Allegan County, with occasional travel to Ottawa County, is required. Mileage reimbursement is provided.


  •     Mission-Focused: Catalyze others' commitment to mission to create real social change that leads to better lives and healthier communities.  This drives their performance and professional motivations.
  •     Relationship-Oriented: Understands that people come before process and is astute in cultivating and managing relationships toward a common goal.
  •     Collaborator: understands the roles and contributions of all sectors of the community and can mobilize resources (financial and human) through meaningful engagement.
  •     Results-Driven: Dedicated to shared and measurable goals for the common good; creating, resourcing, scaling, and leveraging strategies and innovations for broad investment and impact.
  •     Brand Steward: Steward of the brand and understands his/her role in growing and protecting the reputation and results of the greater network.

  • Company
    United Way
    Allegan, MI 49010, US