Learn about healthy cooking and teach others by becoming a Master Food Volunteer


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Cause Areas

When

Fri Apr 06, 2018 09:00 AM - Fri Apr 27, 2018 03:00 PM

Where

Pennino Building 10th floor kitchen12011 Government Center Parkway Ste 1050Fairfax, VA 22035

About

DO YOU: Love to cook? Enjoy volunteering? Want to learn more about nutrition and wellness? Want to make a difference in your community? We are looking for committed and enthusiastic volunteers who want to learn about better nutrition.

BECOME A MASTER FOOD VOLUNTEER!

  1. Apply for and complete a four-day Master Food Volunteer training course
  2. Identify volunteer opportunities that suit your skills and interests
  3. Reciprocate 30 hours of service within one year of training

OPPORTUNITIES FOR SERVICE

  • Cooking demonstrations Farmers’ market displays
  • Health fairs Education at food distribution sites
  • Nutrition and cooking classes for youth, adults, and seniors
  • In-school and afterschool programs
  • Create your own!

Next training takes place Fridays, April 6, 13, 20, 27, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - Applications are due February 23, 2018. Participants are required to attend all four training dates and complete homework to fulfill to 30 hour training requirement. Application and more information at:

https://arlington.ext.vt.edu/programs/master-food-volunteer.html

Skills

  • Cooking / Catering
  • Nutrition

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Applications due Feb. 23, 2018, http://arlington.ext.vt.edu/programs/master-food-volunteer.html

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