AmeriCorps VISTA Member Wanted!

Second Harvest is seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA Member for a year-long assignment as a Resource Development Coordinator.

Second Harvest of South Georgia is the state’s largest rural food bank.  Serving 30 counties, we distributed 18.5 million pounds of food last year to those in need.  As part of the Second Harvest team, the VISTA member will conduct interdepartmental projects to

  • Capture the stories of our stakeholders for use in marketing, education and advocacy efforts
  • Recruit potential partner agencies in order to increase our ability to serve those in our area
  • Execute special events including volunteer service events, food drives, and fundraisers

Preferred skills: communications, community organization, fund-raising/grant writing, recruitment, writing/editing, general skills, social services, team work

Language: Spanish is a plus, but not required.

Assignment starts in May and will be full-time for one year.

If you are interested, apply online or  submit a resume, cover letter and references to

No phone calls, please!