West Virginia – Grow Ohio Valley hiring AmeriCorps Positions

Wheeling, West Virginia
Grow Ohio Valley is now hiring for AmeriCorps positions in Wheeling, WV!

Grow Ohio Valley’s mission is to transform the Ohio Valley through
improved food justice. This is achieved by a variety of programs,
including: organic urban agricultural production, school garden
programs, community supported agriculture initiatives, neighborhood
farm stands, and a traveling mobile organic market. The organization
emphasizes an innovative, agricultural approach to poverty and
encourages independence among its staff. Now completing its third
season, GOV has demonstrated a successful track record and proven
itself a positive change agent in the redevelopment of rust-belt
Appalachia.

Help improve social justice, community service and fresh, locally
grown food access throughout rustbelt Appalachia and sow seeds of
regional economic development. Grow Ohio Valley will be launching a
new 17-member AmeriCorps program in 2017. Members will integrate into
GOV’s core operations to expand initiatives. This will include
improving food justice and local food access, as well as facilitating
garden-based learning in schools and communities. As such, Grow Ohio
Valley is searching for an exceptional candidate to fill several key
roles.

Please visit http://www.growov.org/work-for-growov-.html for position
descriptions and to learn how to apply.

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