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Americorps VISTA position in Browning, MT

This was forwarded by a recent GU alum who works for the parent organization NCAT…

We’re pleased to announce an opening for a year-long, full-time Americorps VISTA position working on food security issues in Browning, MT. Hosted by Browning Public Schools and the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT), the selected candidate will work with the Browning Public Schools and community to assess and address food security issues through such diverse work as garden projects, expanding Farm to School projects, increasing access to healthy food for students in the summer months, and teaching basic gardening and nutrition skills.  The VISTA member will also partner with NCAT’s FoodCorps team for support, resources, and trainings.

The service term is July 19, 2014 – July 18 2015, and the deadline to apply is July 1, 2014. Please see link below for a detailed description of the job and information regarding the application process.

Americorps Vista Job in Browning Montana



AmeriCorps VISTA Positions in Portland

Hands on Portland is hiring three AmeriCorps VISTA positions which start November 17. During the one-year term of service, members receive a modest living stipend (approx. $865/month before taxes), medical insurance, & loan forbearance.  Upon successful completion their term of service, VISTAS can choose either an education award of $4,725 or an end of service stipend of $1200.  Application deadline is August 24.