About Youth Farm Crew

Youth Crew Members

Applications for the Fall Crew are open now!

Description

Youth Crew Members (ages 14-18) at Mill Village Farms join an engaging and energetic team growing farm fresh foods. Youth also learn leadership, teamwork, and basic job skills. Youth Crew Members help with our day-to-day operations and distribute food to the community through our FoodShare program and our new Veggie Cart located in Downtown Greenville. In conjunction, youth crew members participate in a weekly youth entrepreneurship program while working with a group of peers on an entrepreneurial project. Youth crew members serve as advocates in the community and are held to high standards of performance and behavior while also earning a stipend.

To be hired, you must be able to:

Dates

August 28th - November 1st

2 Personal Days (must be scheduled one week ahead of time)

 

Weekly Schedule:

Garden Work: Every Tuesday OR Thursday from 4:30-7pm, every other Saturday morning from 8:30-12:30  

Youth Development Courses: A 7 week course form September 18th - November 14th 5:30-7:15pm

Veggie Cart & TR Farmers Market: Rotating Schedule for Shifts on Saturday mornings from 7am-1pm

 

$400 Stipend