SerVermont - Community Food System Coordinator VT Tech
AmeriCorps - Vermont

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Member Duties : The VISTA member will develop an agricultural training program for current and future farmers. The focus will be practical hands-on field work, marketing and business. The VISTA member will be responsible for developing an organic vegetable market garden, managing field worker volunteers, developing sustainable management plans for the garden site, and networking with community farms. The VISTA member will be part of a team working to create a sustainable food system on Vermont Tech campus, extending into the community. Produce from the market garden and collaborating farms will supply Sodexo (the campus cafeteria) with weekly deliveries of fresh, local produce. The ultimate goal is for the VISTA member to create an agricultural training program using the Vermont Tech campus as a learning center. The campus will model sustainable food system, healthy eating and community collaboration between institutions and farms to assist those in the community living in poverty.

Program Benefits :
Childcare assistance if eligible

,

Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend

,

Health Coverage

,

Living Allowance

,

Relocation Allowance

,

Training
.

Terms :
None

Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development

,

Community Outreach

,

Children/Youth

,

Education

,

Entrepreneur/Business

,

Environment

,

Health

,

Hunger

,

Neighborhood Revitalization
.

Skills :
Business/Entrepreneur

,

Communications

,

Community Organization

,

Computers/Technology

,

Conflict Resolution

,

Education

,

Fund raising/Grant Writing

,

Leadership

,

Public Speaking

,

Teaching/Tutoring

,

Writing/Editing

,

General Skills

,

Organic Farming, Drivers Lic.
.

Program Benefits :
Childcare assistance if eligible

,

Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend

,

Health Coverage

,

Living Allowance

,

Relocation Allowance

,

Training
.

Terms :
None

Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development

,

Community Outreach

,

Children/Youth

,

Education

,

Entrepreneur/Business

,

Environment

,

Health

,

Hunger

,

Neighborhood Revitalization
.

Skills :
Business/Entrepreneur

,

Communications

,

Community Organization

,

Computers/Technology

,

Conflict Resolution

,

Education

,

Fund raising/Grant Writing

,

Leadership

,

Public Speaking

,

Teaching/Tutoring

,

Writing/Editing

,

General Skills

,

Organic Farming, Drivers Lic.
.

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