Harvest VISTA

Welcome, Laura!

22.12.2022 in Harvest Against Hunger, Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA

As a Harvest VISTA Leader in the AmeriCorps Harvest VISTA program at Harvest Against Hunger, Laura Kozuszek will be focusing on developing long-lasting strategies regarding program outreach, engagement, communications, and recruitment to support the 12 host sites around the country. The overall goal of the…

Curly Garlic Scapes

28.07.2022 in Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA, Tacoma Farmers Market

Danyelle is an AmeriCorps member serving Tacoma Farmers Market as the Fresh Express Mobile Farmers Market VISTA in Washington. Her service will help to bring fresh fruit and vegetables to low-income communities where individuals and families can utilize the SNAP EBT incentive program. Her goal…

Welcome, Bethany!

16.06.2022 in Blue Mountain Action Council, Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA

As a Community Food System VISTA at Blue Mountain Action Council, Bethany is focusing on increasing access to local produce which includes continual building upon a robust and efficient local food system.  A large part of her work involves capacity building such as deepening current…

Welcome, Danyelle!

16.06.2022 in Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA, Tacoma Farmers Market

Danyelle is an AmeriCorps member serving Tacoma Farmers Market as the Fresh Express Mobile Farmers Market VISTA in Washington. Her service will help to bring fresh fruit and vegetables to low-income communities where individuals and families can utilize the SNAP EBT incentive program. Her goal…

Welcome, Meggie!

16.06.2022 in Concrete Jungle, Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA

Meggie serves as the Program Expansion and Communications VISTA for Concrete Jungle. Concrete Jungle is an Atlanta-based nonprofit that transforms overlooked and underutilized fruit trees and land into a healthy food source for communities in need. Partnering with dozens of local organizations to distribute produce,…

Introduction to Grow-A-Row

26.05.2022 in Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA, Kitsap Harvest

Katie is an AmeriCorps member coordinating the Kitsap Harvest Grow-a-Row program as the Grow-a-Row Coordinator VISTA. Kitsap Harvest is based in Bremerton but serves the whole Kitsap County area in Washington. Kitsap Harvest has an established gleaning program that is very fruit heavy and would…