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2021 Seasonal Care Farm Volunteer Interns

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Red Wiggler Community Farm


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Published 24 days ago

April 1, 2021
November 20, 2021
$100/week
Minimum 10 weeks, flexible scheduled in full weeks; Monday - Friday, 8 AM until we finish (no later than 4 PM)

This position is for you if:

  • You feel a strong connection with others and want to build a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community.
  • You’re ready to work side-by-side with team members of all abilities, learning the details of organic vegetable production.
  • You want hands-on experience to explore Care Farming, nonprofits, or disability services as a career path.
  • Your favorite subjects include eating, biology, environmental science, engineering, cooking, sustainable agriculture, agroecology, community outreach, farm education, or all of the above.
  • You bring curiosity and insightful questions with you every morning.
  • Your dream job allows you to be outdoors, using your hands to make the world a better place and nourish your community.

The fine print:

We ask for:

  • 10 weeks, scheduled in full weeks between Apr 1 – Nov 20, 2021
  • Monday - Friday, 8 AM until we finish (no later than 4 PM)
  • Background check required

We offer:

  • Assistance w/ academic credit or service learning requirements
  • $100/week stipend & a full CSA share of our veggies!
  • Seminars & training onsite; offsite farm tours if pandemic allows!

Please check out our website to learn more about our programs: www.redwiggler.org. This is a field volunteer position, and requires working alongside participants growing, harvesting, and maintaining the fields every day.

Red Wiggler is committed to safely navigating the pandemic with our community. Everyone on farm must adhere to our safety protocols.

Email resume and cover letter to volunteer@redwiggler.org. These positions will start as soon as Apr 1st; applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all positions are filled.

This position is for you if:

  • You feel a strong connection with others and want to build a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community.
  • You’re ready to work side-by-side with team members of all abilities, learning the details of organic…

Details at a glance

  • Stipend

Benefits

Assistance w/ academic credit or service learning requirements

A full CSA share of our veggies!

Seminars & training onsite; offsite farm tours if pandemic allows!

Assistance w/ academic credit or service learning requirements

A full CSA share of our veggies!

Seminars & training onsite; offsite farm tours if pandemic allows!

How to Apply

Please check out our website to learn more about our programs: www.redwiggler.org. Email resume and cover letter to volunteer@redwiggler.org. We are sensitive to concerns about Covid-19 and will provide a mostly virtual interview experience.

Please check out our website to learn more about our programs: www.redwiggler.org. Email resume and cover letter to volunteer@redwiggler.org. We are sensitive to concerns about…

Location

On-site
23400 Ridge Road, Germantown, MD 20876

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