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


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Cause Areas

When

Fri Jan 20, 2017, 11:58 PM - 11:59 PM

Where

Fairfax Pennino Human Services Building12011 Government Ctr PkwyFairfax, 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, March 10, 17, 24 & 31, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - Applications are due January 20, 2017. Participants are required to attend all four training dates and complete homework to fulfill to 30 hour training requirement. Application and more information at:

http://offices.ext.vt.edu/fairfax/programs/fcs/MFV_training_arl_ffx_pwc.html

Skills

  • Cooking / Catering
  • Nutrition

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Applications are due January 20, 2017, available at http://bit.ly/VCEMasterFoodTraining

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