Skip Navigation and Go Directly to Page ContentCNCS Website Home Page AmeriCorps AmeriCorps
 

FONT SIZE:  Default  |  Large

spacer
spacer
spacer
 

Native Food Sovereignty Fellows
 
 
 
Two (2) Native Food Sovereignty Fellows will selected for one of two locations in South Dakota. Native Food Sovereignty Fellows will become part of a cadre of 21 VISTA members who will be assigned to sites that will be located throughout Indian Country. We are recruiting 2 VISTA for each of 10 sites involved in this project to work on issues of economic sustainability, community resilience, health, and food sovereignty.
 
Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.





Member Duties : Duties include food sovereignty community assessment support; develop a team of community volunteers willing to work with the Fellows during their assignment; attend trainings offered by IFAI (required activity); public presentations; community organization relationship and support engagement; log all activities on a regular basis with progress reports to key project requirements; attend period trainings provided by IFAI in regional location; identify and analyze information and support needs for each Tribe.
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance and Training ,  Housing ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
 
 
*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 :
Tribal . 
 
Skills :
Community Organization . 
 
 
Apply Now
Refine Search
 
 
SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Native Food Sovereignty Fellows

Program Start/End Date
06/01/2017  -   07/31/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations SOUTH DAKOTA  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  06/01/2017  To  07/31/2018 

Contact Janie Hipp
Indigenous Food and Agr Initiative
Fayetteville   AR   72701
479-575-4699
jhipp@uark.edu
indigenousfoodandag.com
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 74873


spacer
       
  HOME