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AmeriCorps VISTA: 3SquaresVT Outreach Specialist (Vermont Foodbank)

Organization Vermont Foodbank
Location 33 Parker Road
Barre, VT 05641
Description

Want to make a lasting difference through work that matters? Come join a dedicated team working to ensure that everyone in Vermont has enough healthy food to eat, every day. The Vermont Foodbank is the largest hunger-relief organization in Vermont, providing 12 million pounds of food to 153,000 Vermonters each year through partnerships and innovative programs.

We are seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA member to join our SNAP outreach team, focusing on initiatives to help people facing hunger access SNAP benefits, especially in the southern region of the state. Opportunities will include partnership building, program evaluation, promotion of our automated text screening tool, targeted outreach to unique groups like college students and older adults, and gathering client stories to help reduce the stigma around hunger.

The best way to apply is directly through the AmeriCorps portal. Click here.

Applications are reviewed on a first come, first serve basis and will be accepted until the deadline of July 31st. The anticipated start date is August 19, 2019.

Date Posted May 23rd, 2019
Deadline July 31st, 2019
# of Positions Available 1
Categories Food Distribution or Storage, Support organization: Food Access and Nutrition, Other: Food Access and Nutrition, General food system education
Type Full Time
Compensation Stipend provided through AmeriCorps/Vista.
How to Apply The best way to apply is directly through the AmeriCorps portal. Click here. Applications are reviewed on a first come, first serve basis and will be accepted until the deadline of July 31st. The anticipated start date is August 19, 2019.

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