Food Security & Community Gardens

Anti-hunger efforts assisting low income families and individuals gain access to healthy food to enhance diets.

Available Positions Beginning in July 2016!


Habitat for Humanity Mid-Yellowstone Valley: ReStore Volunteers, Marketing & Gardens

Assist this amazing local organization develop volunteer capacity to support their social enterprise to provide funding for the construction of affordable housing. This position includes the creation of a gardening component in ReStore to promote food security and healthy living! Apply Now!

Housing Authority of Billings: Increasing Food Security through Gardens!

The VISTA members will carry forth efforts to support six different public housing apartment complexes in the South Park neighborhood, support the expansion of a garden for the Pheasant Home apartments, and create a children's garden and a special garden for those with disabilities. Apply Now!

Parks & Recreation: Public Lands for Food Security & Community Gardens!

The VISTA members will implement a garden management plan, recruit volunteers, create a volunteer Garden Ambassador program, develop an educational greenhouse program, engage nonprofit organizations in the project to grow produce for low income families and conduct an assessment to choose the next garden sites! Apply Now!

How to Apply

Completing an official application will be the first step in becoming part of the Billings Metro VISTA Project!
Just click on this link to begin your journey! This handy checklist illustrates the step-by-step process in applying to become an AmeriCorps VISTA member.