The Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance is seeking one full-time Cooking Matters AmeriCorps Direct Member to implement effective hands-on courses and tours that teach families at risk of hunger that healthy cooking and eating can be delicious, enjoyable, and affordable. Course and tour participants learn to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices, and cook delicious, affordable meals. The full-time member will serve for approximately one year starting 9/3/2019 and receive a living allowance of $18,250, a basic health plan, training, child care (based on income eligibility and need), and an AmeriCorps education award of $6,095 upon successful completion of service. The ideal candidate for this AmeriCorps position is someone who values education, collaboration, and innovation and cares deeply about addressing the problems of hunger and poverty in the community. Applications will be accepted through the Americorps website at, and any questions can be sent to Cooking Matters Director Alex Handfinger, or (501)-399-9999.