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Austin Public Health Blackland Neighborhood Summer Associate
Blackland Neighborhood Center (BNC) is part of the Neighborhood Services Unit within the City of Austin's Public Health Department that provides a daily, non-means tested food distribution. They also have a separate food pantry that provides emergency food, by appointment, to anyone, once every 90 days. Additionally, they provide basic needs services and referrals for clothing, healthcare, SNAP, social security, jobs, rental assistance, and transportation.
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Member Duties : Summer associates will serve for 10 weeks and focus on healthy futures by supporting the annual Pre-Juneteenth Health and Wellness Fair. This is a large undertaking that requires concerted preparation, coordination with community partners, recruiting and scheduling volunteers and participating actively in the event as support for set up through clean up. On a daily basis, assisting with set up, client interaction and clean up for daily food distribution in collaboration with food recovery with Wheatsville and Sprouts. Supporting one onsite and two offsite food distributions, monthly, in collaboration with the Central Texas Food Bank.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Health ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Hunger ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Medicine ,  General Skills ,  Counseling ,  Community Organization ,  Public Health ,  Social Services ,  Education . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Austin Public Health Blackland Neighborhood Summer Associate

Program Start/End Date
05/28/2019  -   08/06/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  


Accepting Applications
From  02/04/2019  To  05/18/2019 

Contact Elaine Kieffer
7201 Levander Loop
Austin   TX   78702
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 79664