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Harvest of the Month Taste Test Hosts: Spring Semester

Open Opportunity


Positions8 Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Age Limit18 and up

The Fayetteville Public Schools’ Seed to Student  program is looking for volunteers to host monthly Harvest of the Month taste tests this spring semester. Each month, a different seasonally available food gets the spotlight in cafeteria posters, recipe cards to send home to parents, and cafeteria taste tests during lunch.

Volunteer Opportunity Details (Jan-May 2017)

·         Host will serve samples and help students vote during lunch time. Option to do the preparation of samples in school kitchen if interested and available

·         Each host completes 4 tastings/ month within the first 2-3 weeks of the month

·         Time commitment: 1.5-2.5 hours per tasting, depending on lunch schedule

·         Volunteer orientation: beginning of January 2017


·         undergraduate or grad student

·         Available two days a week (your choice) during the first 2-3 weeks of each month

·         Time commitment: 1.5-2.5 hours per tasting, depending on lunch schedule

·         Own a reliable car that has room for the taste test station. Compact cars are fine

·         Set up a time to chat/ interview with Child Nutrition Director, Ally Mrachek.

A reliable car to transport taste test station
Perkswarm fuzzies and kid hugs
CausesChildren & Youth Community Education Environment General Service Health Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs Race & Ethnicity
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Location: This is the location of the Child Nutrition Office, taste tests will be located at all schools at various locations around Fayetteville, 2233 W. Stone St., FPS District Warehouse, Fayetteville, AR 72702