Community Engagement Coordinator: To coordinate a variety of community relationships, partnerships, and fundraising activities to strengthen visibility and sustainability of Nourish Knoxville and its programs. Nourish Knoxville plays an important role in promoting and strengthening the local food system, and the CEC will be an ambassador for the organization and our local food community to funders, partners, and the community.
10/11/2021: We are currently recruiting for a new AppalCorps member, an AmeriCorps position through Appalachian Resource, Conservation, and Development for a one year term beginning in December 2021. The Local Food Access Coordinator’s purpose is to increase access to local food by supporting and expanding the East Tennessee Local Food Guide and by providing additional outlets for producers to reach consumers. This position also directly supports three farmers’ markets in Knoxville, TN. This can be an exciting opportunity for someone with a strong interest in locally-grown food and community development.
We are also an AmeriCorps partner with CAC, hosting a VISTA member. For more information about AmeriCorps, visit the CAC AmeriCorps website.