AmeriCorps VISTA Tag

New Harvest VISTA Leader: Welcome Frenchie!

17.08.2023 in Harvest Against Hunger, Harvest Blog

As a Harvest VISTA Leader in the AmeriCorps Harvest VISTA Program, Frenchie Loveheart will be focusing on developing strategic concepts regarding program outreach, engagement, and recruitment to support the numerous host sites around the country. The cornerstone goal of the Harvest VISTA program is to…

New Harvest VISTA Member: Welcome Savannah!

16.08.2023 in Concrete Jungle, Harvest Blog

Savannah Carter serves as an AmeriCorps VISTA member in the Harvest VISTA Program as a Farm Recovery Manager at Concrete Jungle to help alleviate poverty and decrease food-insecurity across Georgia. Savannah Carter is a Georgia Southern University graduate, and she majored in Public Relations. Savannah…

New Harvest VISTA Summer Associate: Welcome Avery!

08.08.2023 in City Fruit, Harvest Blog

Avery is an Americorps Harvest VISTA Summer Associate member working for a Seattle non-profit called City Fruit. This ten-week summer program entails harvesting, cleaning, packing, and distributing fruit from residential and public fruit trees. Then, Avery helps distribute this fruit either to food banks and…

Ethan Cory

New Team Member: Ethan Cory!

27.03.2023 in City Fruit, Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA

Ethan Cory is an AmeriCorps member serving at City Fruit as the Fundraising & Development Specialist VISTA in Seattle, Washington. Their project is focused on the development of a fundraising plan, aimed toward individual donors and City Fruit members; foundations, corporations, and government sources; and…

Meet Aleina!

14.07.2022 in Harvest Blog, Harvest Summer Associate, Thurston County Food Bank

Aleina is an Americorps VISTA member, serving as a Harvest Summer Associate in the Gleaning Program at the Thurston County Food Bank (TCFB) in Olympia Washington. The Gleaning program connects with local growers to pick up their excess produce and distribute it to the many…