2023-24 In Community Interns (ICI) GWCA Intern

Tuesday, September 5th, 2023 from 12:00am to Sunday, May 19th, 2024 12:00am (ET)
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About

Overview: The mission of Greenmount West Community Association is to improve the standard of living, quality of life and economic status regardless of gender, creed, culture, or class for ALL Greenmount West residents. All community members are welcome to join the work of the New Greenmount West Community Association. 

Address: 1634 Guilford Ave.

Website: http://www.greenmountwest.org/

Job Title: GWCA Intern

Intern Location: On-Site

Preferred Schedule: Mondays, Wednesdays 8-10am, 6-7pm on the last Monday of the month, 10am-12pm on the first Saturday of the month (5-6 hours a week total)

Position Description: Support neighborhoods grocery delivery initiatives on Wednesdays, assist with the neighborhood's clean-up efforts, and some weekly administrative needs. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Take part in weekly grocery deliveries in the Greenmount West neighborhood. Interns will have the option to either ride along with their supervisor to all delivery sites or participate in door-to-door delivery in Greenmount
  • Participate in trash pick-ups and beautification efforts in the neighborhood on the first Saturday of the month. Assist with planning efforts and documenting/reporting trash pile-up sites to the city government
  • Assist with a variety of operational needs as needed
  • General advertising of community events

Additional Opportunities:

  • Participate in community organizing trainings with BUILD (Metro IAF affiliate) related to food access and public health intersections

Required Skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to connect with new people
  • Adaptive 

Desired Skills:

  • Any knowledge of Baltimore communities is a plus 
Registration
Opens Aug 7, 2023 12:00am
Supervisor(s)
-
Paid
Paid
Timeframe
Fall, Spring
Credit
No
Social
Parking Details
Within walking distance from Johns Hopkins University.