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About the Position
Position # 3161
OrganizationOaklands Community Association
Position Food Security Student Volunteer - Oaklands Food Services Program
Location 2827 Belmont Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Strengthening the Oaklands community by providing programs, services, and resources for its residents, businesses and visitors. 
Description The Community Food Systems Volunteer will support the Oaklands Food Security Programs contributing to grassroots development of a local food hub and community-based food access. The Oaklands Food Security Programs offer easy access to fresh produce, pre-prepared meals, groceries, and children's school lunches. This includes Oaklands Pantry, Munchie Cart, Oaklands Community Dinner, Gift of Good Food, and the upcoming Oswald Park Community Garden.

Duties & Responsibilites:
Support the operations of the Oaklands food security programs
o Set up, & tear down of Oaklands Pantry and Community Dinner
• Assist in work parties for the Oswald Community Garden
• Assist in the promotion of sustainable food systems/lifestyle through social media and community outreach (e.g. Sustainable Sundays posts)
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details Volunteer orientation provided by the Volunteer & Communications Coordinator
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Food Security
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Public and Media Relations, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Computer Skills, Accountability
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website http://oaklands.life
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Ashley Chun
Phone 250-370-9101 Ext. 8
Address #1-2827 Belmont Avenue Victoria, V8R 4B2


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