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Britepaths seeks SNAP/EBT Coordinator/Intern for Annandale Farmers’ Market
Background Information: Would you like to learn about local food systems while helping provide local and fresh food to low-income community members? Volunteer with Britepaths as our EBT Coordinator! Britepaths is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as the EBT Coordinator at the Annandale Farmers’ Market. This unpaid volunteer position will provide support for the new Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) program at the Market (located at Mason District Park, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA). The EBT program will allow individuals to utilize their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, formerly known as food stamps, at the Market to purchase eligible items, including fresh fruits and vegetables.
Position Description: This is an unpaid, part-time position, which requires a minimum of 12 hours of work per month- Thursday’s 7:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. The EBT Coordinator is responsible for providing support for the planning, design, and implementation of the EBT program throughout the Farmers’ Market season May 7-November 5, 2020, and performing related administrative tasks and outreach activities.
The EBT program will be offered at the Annandale Farmers’ Market season May 7-November 5, 2020, Thursday, 7:00am - 1:00 pm. interested applicants should be willing to commit to a regular schedule of 6 months with the possibility of an extension. How to Apply: Interested applicants should email a brief resume to Shefali Ryan at Sryan@britepaths.org
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
3959 Pender Drive, Suite 200, Fairfax, VA 22030, US
On July 21, 2016, Our Daily Bread, Inc. introduced our new name: Britepaths. Though our name has changed, our mission remains the same: To provide our Fairfax County area neighbors in need with short-term safety-net services and empower them to work toward long-term self-sufficiency.
In our nearly 35 years of providing help and hope to struggling residents in the Fairfax County area, Britepaths has been committed to tailoring our services to meet the ever-changing needs of the working poor or those in crisis. We are a dedicated leader in developing sustainable solutions meeting the challenges of low-income working families through emergency assistance, financial literacy and one-on-one mentoring.
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6621 Columbia PikeAnnandale, VA 22003
March 2, 2020