Food Bank Garden Assistant (Summer Position)

Posted: 02/09/2020

Do you love to be outside and gets your hands dirty? Are you looking for hands-on experience with volunteer recruitment? Apply to become a Garden Assistant at the Northeast Iowa Food Bank this summer through AmeriCorps! As a Garden Assistant, you will be planting, maintaining and harvesting produce in the Food Bank’s on-site garden. In this role you will have the opportunity to be a leader as you recruit, train and manage volunteers to work the garden. You will also gain service experience working directly with Food Bank clients as you share and promote the fresh grown produce within the Cedar Valley Food Pantry and the Summer Feeding program. For more information about the position, contact Michelle Sullivan via phone at 319-235-0507 ext. 107 or email: If you would like to learn more about being an AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate, please visit

Type of Employment: Seasonal