Common Good City Farm – Youth Program Coordinator wanted!

Who We Are: Common Good City Farm (CGCF) is an urban farm and education center growing food for and with low-income residents in Washington, DC and providing
educational opportunities for all people that help increase food security, improve health, and contribute to environmental sustainability. Our Mission is to grow food, educate, and help low-income DC community members meet their food needs. Our Vision is to serve as a replicable model of a community-based urban food system.

CGCF’s programs provide hands-on training in food production, healthy eating and environmental sustainability. CGCF’s presence in a multi-cultural, multi-racial, multi-generational community creates an opportunity for people from all walks of life to spend time learning about healthy food, gaining access to it, and exercising in the process of growing it.

What We Seek: We are looking for a well-rounded and outgoing individual who brings strong youth development background and farming skills and is interested in and committed to the food justice movement. The Youth Program Coordinator will join a diverse team of highly committed and talented staff and volunteers. This position requires dedication and skill in working with youth and adults from diverse backgrounds, personal and professional maturity, creativity, and commitment to the vision and mission of Common Good City Farm.

Position Summary: The Youth Program Coordinator is responsible for planning, organizing and managing all the activities of the LEAF (Learning for Environment Agriculture and Food) Program. The LEAF program has two components: Build-a-Garden and the Afterschool Program.

For more information and full position listing please see http://www.commongoodcityfarm.org/getinvolved/jobs/youthprogramcoordinator

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