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Sprouts of Promise Volunteer Coordinator VISTA
 
 
 
We serve a diverse population of children and families residing in proximity to our five farmers’ markets in Los Angeles and Orange County. Our Farmer-to-Classroom program provides in-school agricultural and nutritional education in elementary schools near our markets. Our Farmer-to-Community program brings donations of market produce to and facilitates cooking classes for food insecure populations served by our community partners such as the Salvation Army. Our Sprouts of Promise Kidzone provides nutrition-focused education for all children who attend our farmers’ markets.
 
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Member Duties : As a VISTA member at Sprouts of Promise, you will expand access to locally grown produce among low-income individuals by recruiting volunteers who will deliver produce donations to food banks and teach cooking classes for low-income patrons of food banks. You will also participate in corporate-outreach, helping to secure funding for produce donations to food banks and community partners. Weekly tasks of our VISTA member might include: developing volunteer program materials; recruiting, training, and scheduling volunteers; developing community outreach program materials (this includes writing copy and basic graphic design; attending, documenting and reporting on volunteer events; writing blog entries. Candidates bilingual in English and Spanish are a plus. If you are interested in this position once you have applied please send your resume and cover letter to volunteercorps@laworks.com
 
Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Hunger ,  Community Outreach ,  Technology ,  Health . 
 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Social Services ,  Public Speaking ,  Team Work ,  Recruitment ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Environment ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Writing/Editing . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Sprouts of Promise Volunteer Coordinator VISTA

Program Start/End Date
02/14/2022  -   02/13/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations CALIFORNIA   Los Angeles/Orange County  

Languages
Spanish
English

Accepting Applications
From  12/15/2021  To  01/23/2022 

Contact Barrett Tate
570 W Avenue 26
Los Angeles   CA   90065
3232246510
volunteercorps@laworks.com
www.laworks.com/

Listing ID 104329


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