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Summer Associate

Employer: AmeriCorps VISTA
Posted: February 19, 2014

Qualifications/Duties

-Work on summer meal programs in under served communities
-Develop a curriculum of enrichment activities for youth participating in Summer Meal Programs
-recruit and train volunteers work on SNAP(food stamps) assistance
-increase access to nutritious food for low income individuals and families
-collaborate with agencies to raise awareness about federal benefits including SNAP, Summer Meal Programs and WIC
-strengthen local community garden and sustainable agriculture efforts
-work with farmers markets and community gardens in building their capacity

Days/Times

10 week program: May 29- August 6
 8  week program: June 11- August 6

Salary

Living allowance to cover necessities during service
A $1,174.60 Segal AmeriCorps Education Award or an end service cash stipend
On site orientation and training
Access to the AmeriCorps Alumni Network

Contact

The applicants can also go to the website www.texashunger.org for more information or email Christine_Browder@baylor.edu     

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