The Vermont Foodbank is seeking two AmeriCorps VISTA members: SNAP Outreach Systems Specialist and Network Capacity Specialist
Want to make a lasting difference through work that matters? Come join a dedicated team working to ensure that everyone in Vermont has enough healthy food to eat, every day. The Vermont Foodbank is the largest hunger-relief organization in Vermont, providing 12 million pounds of food to 153,000 Vermonters each year through partnerships and innovative programs.
We are seeking two AmeriCorps VISTA members to join the Community Impact Team at the VT Foodbank. The Foodbank is a dynamic and progressive employer, offering fulfilling professional experience, along with a generous housing stipend.
The 3SquaresVT Outreach Systems Specialist will focus on initiatives that elevate awareness of 3SquaresVT. Opportunities will include applying an equity lens to outreach efforts, building upon partnerships with community organizations, evaluating current outreach systems, developing customer-centric tools, targeted outreach to unique groups like college students and older adults, and other initiatives to diminish stigma and increase access.
The Network Capacity Specialist will focus on initiatives to better understand the charitable food system in Vermont and ultimately help to build the capacity of the Foodbank's network of 215 food shelves and meal sites statewide. Opportunities will include partnership building, furthering a community needs assessment, and implementing solutions that improve capacity, communication and processes.
For more details and to apply, visit: http://www.vtfoodbank.org/employment/current-openings