UNION COUNTY FOOD HUB COORDINATOR (AMERICORPS POSITION)
Posted: Fri, August 5, 2022
Lewisburg, PA job
Phone Number: 5703740181
The Union County Food Hub is a program of the Union-Snyder Community Action Agency (CAA) operating out of the Miller Center for Recreation & Wellness kitchen in Lewisburg, PA. The Food Hub is an innovative and flexible solution to local food insecurity as it re-distributes food donations from the community to the various food access programs in Union and Snyder counties as well as to individuals in emergency need of food, who, for a variety of reasons, may not be able to access the other food resources in the area.
In addition, through its partnership with the Miller Center, which is powered by Evangelical Community Hospital and Geisinger Health System, the Food Hub strives to serve as a site for health education programming, including nutrition classes and community health outreach events.
The Food Hub Coordinator is responsible for assisting CAA’s food access team with daily operations at the Union County Food Hub including emergency food distribution, volunteer coordination, and inventory management. The Food Hub Coordinator will work 35-40 hrs/week.
Please note, the Food Hub Coordinator is an AmeriCorps position through the CORE Susquehanna AmeriCorps program. As an AmeriCorps member, the Food Hub Coordinator will receive a bi-weekly living stipend totaling $18,000/yr and a one-time education award of $6,495. More information & a full job description can be viewed at: https://www.coreamericorps.org/