Internship posted by: Hell's Kitchen Farm Project
Posted on: February 19, 2013
Hell's Kitchen Farm Project is seeking interns for the 2013 season. The rooftop farm is in its third season and located in midtown Manhattan.
A collaboration a collaboration between Metro Baptist Church, Rauschenbush Metro Ministries (RMM) and the Clinton Housing Development Company, the farm operates with the goal of providing greater access to fresh and safe food. The farm directly supplies a weekly food pantry in the same building each week during the growing season - All produce goes to Hell's Kitchen residents in acute need of emergency food.
A second prong in our work is the creation of a Hell's Kitchen Farm Project CSA. The CSA, like the farm, will be in it's third season.
Interns work 2-3 days per week, averaging 10 hours of work per week.
Weekday availability preferred as well as one Saturday per month. Interns will receive supervision, on-site training, and credit through their educational institution.
Compensation to be discussed and dependant upon experience