Opportunities for Grow Dat Alumni

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Compost NOW hosts free, weekly residential food waste drop-offs outside seven different library sites each week. We collect between 1,500 - 2,000 pounds of frozen food waste each week that is transported to local farms to be turned into nutrient-rich compost or to feed farm animals.

MAY-AUG SESSION: Compost NOW is looking for part-time staff this to cover one food waste collection every week from May 12-September 5.

AUG-DEC SESSION: Compost NOW is looking for part-time staff to cover one food waste collection every week from August 1 - December 23, 2018

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, April 27 at 6:00pm

IN-PERSON INTERVIEWS: Week of April 30 - May 6th. 

Find more information and how to apply here


Get Involved with the Hootenanny!

Are you an alumni with a small business or products you would like to sell at the Hootenanny? Or do you want to join us as a volunteer on the day of the event? If so email clara@growdatyouthfarm.org and let her know you want to get involved! The Hootenanny will be on Friday, April 20th.


Work for LOOP this Summer

LOOP is recruiting for their Summer Ambassador Program. Ambassadors will gain an overarching knowledge of both the outdoor recreation and nonprofit fields while receiving hands-on experience, training and mentorship. Ambassadors will gain leadership skills, self-reliance and a variety of outdoor skills that will help them on the path to a fulfilling career and a positive relationship with the outdoors.This position is for high school students/recent high school graduates who love the outdoors, want to learn technical skills and gain professional experience in outdoor education.

To apply email Dave at dwagner@firstlineschools.org

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Have other questions about alumni opportunities? Email Kelly, Youth Services Coordinator at kelly@growdatyouthfarm.org