Canner Operator

Each year since 1946, MCC has sent out a mobile meat canner, which MCC workers and volunteers use to preserve hundreds of thousands of cans of meat for communities in need across the globe.

SALT/YAMEN: Food Security Project Assistant – DCDS

Kotido, Karamoja, Northeastern Uganda

The SALT/YAMENer will serve with the Diocesan Community Development Support (DCDS) assisting with the implementation of a Food Security and Sustainable Livelihood Project. The participant will help to address gaps in the areas of documentation, reporting, monitoring, and evaluation.

SALT/YAMEN: Agroecology Worker – ANADES

San Julian, Sonsonate, El Salvador

The SALT/YAMENer will serve in the sustainability program at the San Jorge Farm through ANADES (New Dawn Association of El Salvador), a grassroots community organization that works in areas of preventative health, education, economic empowerment, advocacy, and gender equality.

SALT/YAMEN: Communications & Promotional Assistant – ANADESA

Santiago Atitlan, Sololá, Guatemala

The SALT/YAMENer will serve alongside ANADESA, with the primary focus of helping to improve the outreach of educational programs, as well as institutional training and strengthening.

SALT/YAMEN: Development Assistant – ODOV

Mesang District, Prey Veng Province, Cambodia

The SALT/YAMENer will serve with Organization to Develop Our Villages (ODOV), helping them to extend the organization’s outreach by assisting with project fundraising and reporting, as well as researching grant opportunities.

SALT/YAMEN: Environmental Care Program Assistant – INESIN

San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

The SALT/YAMENer will support the projects managed by Institute of Intercultural Research and Studies (INESIN), directly with those related to environmental issues and other initiatives developed by the partner.

SALT/YAMEN: Project Assistant – El Faro Home & Talita Cumi Home

Santa Cruz, Bolivia

The SALT/YAMENer will serve part time at El Faro Home, that supports adolescent mothers that have experienced sexual violence. The participant will assist with the various daily needs of these mothers and their young children.

SALT/YAMEN: Projects Assistant – Peace and Development Network

Kigali, Rwanda

The SALT/YAMENer will serve at the Peace and Development Network (PDN) assisting two project coordinators. One coordinator manages a conservation agriculture project, and the other manages a savings and loan project.

SALT/YAMEN: Visibility & Communications Assistant – MIDI

Ngong, Kenya

The SALT/YAMENer will serve with Maasai Integrated Development Initiatives (MIDI) by helping to develop and implement a communications plan to increase MIDI’s visibility on social and mainstream media. Program information and policies can be found at mcc.org/salt or mcc.org/yamen