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*Goodwill VISTA* Portland Public Schools Food Security
 
 
 
CCFSC's focus is to build food security with economically disadvantaged people who lack access to healthy food. This VISTA’s focus will be the Portland Public Schools’ students and families. The Food Fuels Learning initiative is a partnership between the the CCFSC and the Portland Public Schools (PPS). The overall goal of the Food Fuels Learning initiative is to increase food security for Portland students and families. It is critical to coordinate food programs to maximize efficiency and access all nutrition resources available to our community. Many of the school food programs operate in isolation unaware of best practices and opportunities to serve more students. ccfoodsecurity.org
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.


Member Duties : The overall goal of the Food Fuels Learning initiative is to increase food security for Portland students and families. It is critical to coordinate food programs to maximize efficiency and access all nutrition resources available to our community. The AmeriCorps VISTA member will develop digital and physical infrastructure to allow more students to take advantage of summer and school year food programs. Other responsibilities include strengthening the volunteer infrastructure and supporting our efforts to build food security in public schools. Convene summer food program planning. Support promotion of federal nutrition programs and charitable food programs.
 
Program Benefits : Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Technology ,  Environment ,  Community Outreach ,  Health ,  Children/Youth ,  Entrepreneur/Business . 
 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Recruitment . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
*Goodwill VISTA* Portland Public Schools Food Security

Program Start/End Date
08/29/2022  -   08/28/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MAINE  

Accepting Applications
From  06/01/2022  To  07/29/2022 

Contact Judy Dudley
190 Lancaster St
Portland   ME   04101
207-774-6323
judy.dudley@goodwillnne.org
www.goodwillnne.org/americorps

Listing ID 84740


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