UGA VISTA Network Project: UFARM
AmeriCorps - Georgia
Member Duties : This position is focused on leadership development within the UGArden student organization and volunteer coordination as an extension of the UGA Office of Service-Learning (OSL). The VISTA will be supervised by the OSL, and will also work with Prof. David Berle, Director of UFARM. The VISTA will collaborate with relevant stakeholders (UGA faculty, staff, and student organizations, etc.) to coordinate and strengthen service-learning and volunteer at UFARM, enhance orientation/training of volunteers, and help recruit, track, and retain volunteers. The VISTA will also help extend activities of UFARM beyond current student involvement, among college students as well as community agencies. Priority will be given to individuals who are recent graduates, have garden/farm experience, have a background in related issues, and have previous experience working with volunteers. Ability to work with diverse constituencies, be independent, travel around Athens, and utilize social media is required.

Program Benefits :
Childcare assistance if eligible

,

Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend

,

Education award upon successful completion of service

,

Health Coverage

,

Living Allowance

,

Free produce

,

Relocation Allowance

,

Training
.

Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
.

Service Areas :
Education

,

Environment

,

Hunger
.

Skills :
Leadership

,

Recruitment

,

Teaching/Tutoring

,

Youth Development

,

Gardening
.

Program Benefits :
Childcare assistance if eligible

,

Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend

,

Education award upon successful completion of service

,

Health Coverage

,

Living Allowance

,

Free produce

,

Relocation Allowance

,

Training
.

Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
.

Service Areas :
Education

,

Environment

,

Hunger
.

Skills :
Leadership

,

Recruitment

,

Teaching/Tutoring

,

Youth Development

,

Gardening
.

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