The Community Food Bank of Central Alabama, a non-profit hunger relief organization, is seeking a highly energetic team player for the following available position(s):
Hunger-Free Community Coordinator-AmeriCorps VISTA
Please send resume, cover letter, and 1 writing sample by close of business June 9, 2017 to:
Writing samples should not exceed 2 pages. Examples include a letter, proposal, or term paper.
(Please add the job title to the subject of your e-mail and no calls please - thank you!)
Early submissions are STRONGLY encouraged as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
PLEASE NOTE: No incomplete applications will be accepted.
The Community Food Bank of Central Alabama is also recruiting two additional AmeriCorps members through the YWCA’s Building Communities, Bettering Lives AmeriCorps program. One AmeriCorps member will serve as a Volunteer Coordinator and another member will serve as a Food Access Coordinator at the Food Bank for a full year of paid service.
To apply please view the AmeriCorps power point and complete the application for the Building Communities, Bettering Lives AmeriCorps program found at: http://www.ywcabham.org/americorps. Please email a resume, cover letter and three choices for which you desire to be considered to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone calls and unscheduled visits are discouraged.
This role will recruit and lead teams of volunteers to inspect, sort, pack and distribute food to residents in need. They will cultivate long-term volunteer relationship by offering volunteer trainings, managing our online volunteer campaigns and developing a volunteer appreciation program.
Food Access Coordinator-AmeriCorps
This position will work to increase access to services and meal programs for children and seniors at risk of hunger. This role will help implement three new initiatives: (1) a mobile grocery store that creates healthy food access in isolated communities; (2) a summer meals program for children at risk of hunger over the school break; and (3) a Benefits Enrollment Center that educates residents about programs such as senior farmers market vouchers or the supplemental food assistance program.
The Community Food Bank of Central Alabama is an equal opportunity employer. This application is intended to evaluate your qualifications for employment. This is not an employment contract. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, disabilities or physical challenge, status with regard to public assistance, age, or any other characteristics protected by law.