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Youth Farm-Leadership Team
This position is a year-round, farm management and professional development opportunity for teens to grow and distribute vegetables to pantries in their community and assist with operations during market season. We will focus on developing essential leadership, teamwork, and civic engagement skills.
Youth will lead younger age groups from the Seedling and R.O.N.E. level programs.
Teens will teach younger children how to perform farm activities and create a community that will keep younger age groups coming back to our programs.
Teens will spend their mornings working with the younger children and/or managing the gardens. Job development workshops will take place in the afternoons and teens will learn about various issues that affect their communities.
First-year participants in the summer program will receive a $1,000 stipend (average of 30 hours/week), any returning participants will be paid $10/hour. Program is for ages 14-18.
* Program runs Monday through Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm! *