SUMMER POSITION FULL TIME 06/03/2019 – 08/04/2019
Recruit and manage volunteers to maintain the summer crops grown by local Farm to School (F2S) students, through regular horticultural shifts at our greenhouse. Recruit and manage volunteers to sell the produce at the local weekly Mount Vernon farmers market, supporting our mission of participating at the market and in the local food system (e.g. community outreach about the F2S program, inviting market goers to visit & shop at Community Roots, sharing flyers for upcoming events at Community Roots, collaborating with OSU Extension-Knox County SNAP-education programs, etc.). Come be a part of a growing movement in community gardening and fresh food access!
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Along with the $472.22 bi-monthly living allowance, AmeriCorps VISTA members can also choose between the Education Award and the End-of-Service Stipend.
• The Education Award is a $1,289.95 award that can be used to pay qualified student loans or saved in trust for up to seven years to be applied to qualified future education expenses.
• The End-of-Service Stipend is a $311 cash stipend paid at the successful completion of
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