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Summer Food Justice Associate- City Fresh
City Fresh is a farm box program that brings fresh produce from local farmers to low access neighborhoods in Cuyahoga and Lorain counties. Our nonprofit program is a direct response to the lack of available fresh and local produce in urban and peri-urban neighborhoods. We uniquely focus on ensuring that low-income individuals and families are able to access fresh produce by offering tiered pricing and accepting nutrition incentives such as SNAP/EBT. We work directly with small local farmers to create a more resilient local food system.
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Member Duties : The Summer Food Justice Associates will offer operational support for the City Fresh farm box program. You will support all aspects of the farm box program, from packing and organizing produce at the George Jones Farm to distributing subsidized produce to low-access communities. You will document your experiences using photo and narrative components, which will be used to build engagement on social media and in a weekly newsletter. You will also be able to receive fresh veggies weekly to take home and enjoy! *Must be able to lift at least 30 pounds. Valid driver's license required.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Hunger ,  Health ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing . 
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Summer Food Justice Associate- City Fresh

Program Start/End Date
06/05/2023  -   08/13/2023

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  03/01/2023  To  05/15/2023 

Contact Maureen Allen
PO Box 357
Oberlin   OH   44074

Listing ID 117001


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