Position Openings

August 17, 2015

2015 Fall Internship Opportunity

The Power of We Consortium AmeriCorps State program focuses on increasing food security and healthy eating habits to low-opportunity neighborhoods to reduce chronic disease in Lansing residents. The AmeriCorps program works closely with local non-profits, faith based and government organizations to place AmerCorps member who serve hands on with social justice issues,  food justice issues and community needs. The intern will support the AmeriCorps Director with overseeing 12 members, maintaining member files, establishing and nurturing  relationships with funders, creating educational documents and more. This is a professional development opportunity for individuals seeking experience with National Service, federal grant reporting, management, preventative health, public health, food justice, and community driven programming.

15-25 hours/week is preferred however this unpaid internship is flexible in both hours and focus. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to Andrea Villanueva, AmeriCorps Director at avillanueva@ingham.org. Click here for a full position description.


August 11, 2015

Our AmeriCorps State member application deadline has passed and is now closed. If you applied to the Power of We Consortium AmeriCorps State Program and are selected for an interview you will hear directly from a host site organization. All member interviews are taking place August 17 – August 27.

We will be recruiting members for Summer 2016 placement late winter/early spring. Be sure to check back here for those listings!



Our mission is to improve the quality of life and self-sufficiency of all residents of Ingham County.

Our vision is a healthy community through collaboration.


For more information about the Power of We Consortium, call Karika A. Phillips at (517) 887-4691.

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