We're excited to announce that this May, when the growing season is in full-bloom, we will be offering 20 paid Summer Associate positions who will help in all aspects of our project. Summer Associates will be working in our community garden, in backyard and school gardens around the community, at the Clinton County Farmers' Market and in other capacities within Grow Food, Grow Hope.
The positions are funded through AmeriCorps* and last for 10 weeks, from May 24 through July 23, 2010. This is the perfect opportunity for college students returning home for the summer, for high school seniors about to leave for school, or for anyone looking for an interesting and meaningful job this Summer. There are no restrictions for who may apply; we encourage anyone interested to submit an application.
Click here to view and print the application instructions, which also list the pay and benefit information for the positions. If you think this opportunity would interest a friend, family member or someone you know, please spread the word!