AmeriCorps Summer Work Opportunity Serving in Washington County

 Are you at least 18 years old? Are you looking for an exciting summer job? Do you enjoy helping your neighbors and your community and being outdoors? Healthy Acadia is partnering with Goodwill VISTA to recruit for AmeriCorps Summer Associates to help with food rescue efforts in its Washington County Gleaning Program this summer.

 AmeriCorps Summer Associates serve 8- to 10-week terms over the summer months for organizations working to support increased food distribution to families in need. Programs begin as early as May 20 or as late as July 2, 2018. Associates will receive a stipend of $2,052 for the 8-week program or $2,565 for the 10-week program. All 8- and 10-week Summer Associates also receive an education award of $1,230 that may be used towards furthering education, or receive a $250 cash payout upon successful completion of the term. 

AmeriCorps Summer Associate applicants must be at least 18 years old and commit to full-time hours. This is a great way to add valuable work experience to your resume or to your college application.

Interested applicants should contact Regina Grabrovac at Healthy Acadia at 255-3741 or by email at regina@healthyacadia.