The Food Depository leverages full time AmeriCorps members to support the following areas:
- Food access programs, like food pantries, soup kitchens and shelters
- Workforce development
- Health and Older Adult programs
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
- CTA monthly pass
- Professional Development Stipend
- Personalized Development Plans
High School Graduate
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Travel throughout Cook County is required for AmeriCorps members serving in this position.
With the continued COVID surge due to the Delta variant, we are taking additional steps to make sure our staff and volunteers are protected. As of 10/4/2021, all Greater Chicago Food Depository new hires, including AmeriCorps members, will be required to be vaccinated.
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check