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Summer Program: CEDAM, NorthWest Initiative, Mobile Market
Help people in your community access healthy food this summer by serving with CEDAM's AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate program! CEDAM's Summer Associate program is placing AmeriCorps VISTA summer associates in communities to address the issue of food insecurity. Summer associates will serve at a host site for ten weeks doing direct service work like providing meals, teaching children about healthy food and exercise, recruiting volunteers and providing outreach to ensure that families know about the resources available to them year round. CEDAM's summer associates all receive abundant training opportunities including a one-day orientation in Lansing and the option to attend the Developing Vibrant Communities conference in Detroit. Make a difference in your community this summer!
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Member Duties : NorthWest Initiatives is recruiting two VISTA summer associates. The member serving in this position will work with the Mobile Food Market to deliver healthy food to neighborhoods in Lansing that don’t have easy access to healthy food. The member in this position will partner with farmers to provide food and recruit volunteers to serve in the market with them. They will also be responsible for promoting the Market to ensure community members are aware of the resource.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance . 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Hunger ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Education . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Summer Program: CEDAM, NorthWest Initiative, Mobile Market

Program Start/End Date
06/15/2020  -   08/23/2020

Work Schedule Summer

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MICHIGAN  

Accepting Applications
From  04/21/2020  To  06/01/2020 

Contact Rachel Diskin
510 W Ottawa St
Lansing   MI   48933
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 88441