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Summer Associate-Agriculture/Health Program Assistant
Fayetteville State University's Office of College Access Programs mission is to encourage and assist youth who are traditionally under-represented in post-secondary education with preparation for, entry into, and completion of a post-secondary education. The office comprises of Gaining Early Awareness & Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP), Educational Talent Search (TRiO) and Upward Bound (TRiO), which are federally funded college access programs. The Office provides a broad range of high-quality college preparatory services to support students, parents, and educators. In partnership with Sustainable Sandhills, a local nonprofit that provides programs that focus on Local Food, Green Schools & Education, Air Quality Awareness, Green Business Certification, and Environmental Action; the Office of College Access Programs seeks to provide program participants with increasing awareness of how locally grown food impacts our economy and the importance of nutrition. The daily work-site will be at Sustainable Sandhills.
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Member Duties : Provide support by serving as an assistant in providing agriculture education for summer camp youth in Cumberland County; coordinating site visits for guests speakers on nutrition, healthy lifestyles, beekeeping, etc.; assist campers in creating their own Farmers Market vendor “brand”. The daily work-site will be at Sustainable Sandhills.
Program Benefits :
Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance . 
Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Public Health ,  Team Work ,  General Skills ,  Education ,  Environment ,  Youth Development . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Summer Associate-Agriculture/Health Program Assistant

Program Start/End Date
06/02/2015  -   08/01/2015

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NORTH CAROLINA  

Accepting Applications
From  04/01/2015  To  05/15/2015 

Contact Teresa Thompson-Pinckney
1200 Murchison Rd
Fayetteville   NC   28301
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 44919