FoodCorps, a new national service program designed to reverse childhood obesity while cultivating a new generation of farmers and public health leaders, is now accepting applications from potential Service Members.
FoodCorps is seeking young men and women interested in food, agriculture, community organizing, education, health, and public service to serve in the first class of FoodCorps Members. FoodCorps’ inaugural term of service starts on August 15, 2011 and ends August 14, 2012.FoodCorps values diversity of background, experience, and opinion. We welcome applications from anyone who:
Will be 18 years or older at the start of service (August 15, 2011)
Is a legal resident of the United States
Holds a high school degree or GED
Has not already served two full-time terms as an AmeriCorps member
Click here to learn more and apply to be a FoodCorps Service Member.