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Shared Harvest Food Bank-Hunger & Health Associate
Over the past 38 years, SHF has grown to distribute food to over 90 charitable organizations in five Southwestern Ohio Counties; Butler, Darke, Miami, Preble and Warren. In 2020, SHF distributed 11 million pounds of food through our membership in these five southwest Ohio Counties. SHF also continues to act as a regional agent for the administration and distribution of USDA TEFAP commodities through four sister foodbanks, serving an additional 26 counties in Ohio. The mission of Shared Harvest Foodbank is to find, rescue and distribute food to people living in poverty through an efficient network uniting the public and private sectors and to raise awareness of the impact of poverty.
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Member Duties : In the AmeriCorps VISTA role at Shared Harvest, you will conduct community health assessments to identify and address specific diet-related diseases in the community. By establishing relationships in low income housing communities and procuring fresh foods for distribution, you will target identified diet related diseases to increase positive health outcomes. To evaluate program effectiveness, you will conduct pre and post tests to measure health outcomes in program participants. Finally, you will develop marketing materials using data, stories, and information gleaned from interviews with health industry professionals and program participants. Your created materials will demonstrate the significance of food as it relates to health outcomes and serve to educate the community. **Benefits include a $200 monthly housing stipend.**
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  $200 housing stipend . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Hunger ,  Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Health . 
Skills :
Public Health ,  Social Services ,  Team Work ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Education ,  Community Organization ,  Writing/Editing ,  Non-Profit Management . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Shared Harvest Food Bank-Hunger & Health Associate

Program Start/End Date
08/28/2023  -   08/27/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  02/24/2023  To  07/28/2023 

Contact Carrie Dennis
5901 Dixie Hwy
Fairfield   OH   45014

Listing ID 106382


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