Northern Illinois Food Bank - 10 AmeriCorps VISTA Opportunities!



Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Geneva, Park City, Rockford and Joliet
273 Dearborn Court
United States


Northern Illinois Food Bank is hoping to place ten AmeriCorps VISTA team members who will be supporting hunger relief efforts across the Food Bank's thirteen county service area. If you have a passion to serve and an interest in our mission please visit our website to learn more about how to apply. Positions will be filling quickly.


  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided

How To Apply

Northern Illinois Food Bank is a team of donors, volunteers, nonprofit partners and employees whose mission is to solve hunger in our community. We strive to feed hungry neighbors by maximizing every individual’s potential in a positive team environment while practicing positive and ethical behavior. Northern Illinois Food Bank is placing ten (10) AmeriCorps VISTAs across their teams who will serve in community engagement, capacity building, nutrition, development and communications roles.


Please visit the URL posted to read more about our opportunities. In return for their commitment to 1 year of full time service AmeriCorps VISTAs have an opportunity to select between a Segal Education Award or a cash stipend. Those who have served also receive one year of non-competitive eligibility for employment in the federal government and more. VISTAs are trained by the Corporation for National and Community Service and will receiving onboarding training and ongoing development at their designated location. Visitthe following link to learn more:

To Apply: To be considered you must apply directly on Search on our organization's name, Northern Illinois Food Bank. We will be placing VISTAs in Geneva, IL, Joliet, IL, Rockford, IL and Park City, Illinois this year.