Position Title: Nutrition Education Assistant
Department: Community Investment – Hunger Prevention & Nutrition Assistance Program
United Way of New York City fights poverty across the five boroughs. We have been working for low-income New Yorkers over the past 75 years. United Way connects people and community-based organizations, resources and ideas to create a thriving community characterized by income stability, educational success, and healthy people. For more information please visit www.unitedwaynyc.org
This year, in partnership with Just Food, UWNYC will supply 49 food pantries in NYC with fresh vegetables from local farms through Local Produce Link, a farm to food pantry program. This intern will be a key member of the Local Produce Link team and contribute to the nutrition education programming. This internship may be applied towards field work hours, or a public health internship, or to gain practical experience in community nutrition and public health. Compensation provided.