Employment Opportunities

Program & Development AmeriCorps VISTA

1 year commitment

05/25/2018  -   05/24/2019

Member Duties : The Program & Development VISTA will assist staff to build capacity for the Farm Truck 912 project. This mobile farmer's market brings fresh, healthy food to low-income neighborhoods with otherwise limited access. Farm Truck 912 accepts and doubles SNAP/EBT benefits and offers health and nutrition education for customers. The VISTA will also assist with the Mixed Greens project. Mixed Greens is a group of citizens that strives to build a welcoming community around the Forsyth Farmers’ Market and the surrounding neighborhood, as well as provide opportunities for connection and contribution for people with and without disabilities.

Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Housing allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend .


AmeriCorps VISTA

Summer commitment

06/04/2018  -   07/29/2018

Member Duties : Member activities include: research, design and implement education programs geared at healthy eating; conduct outreach to build an audience for educational programs; work to ensure families who are eligible for SNAP redemption are enrolled; promote the Fresh for Less Program to families currently using SNAP benefits.

Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Housing allowance paid to landlord ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Stipend ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Housing .