Please encourage youth in Oakland to apply for the WOW Farm Internship. The application deadline has been extended to Friday, May 29th.
PAID INTERNSHIP: Run a small farm business in West Oakland
Game Theory Academy (GTA) and West Oakland Woods (WOW) Farm are hiring local high school students to participate in a five-month intensive internship, where they will learn about sustainable farming, ecology, leadership, and small business operations!
– Work collaboratively with a team of youth to grow food and flowers for sale to local restaurants and markets
– Create a strategic business plan and participate in decision-making to make a positive financial, social, and environmental impact
– Plan workdays and monitor necessary Farm tasks
– Make videos, take photographs, and/or write entries for the farm blog
– Meet inspiring mentors and leaders in the food justice and entrepreneurship fields
– Earn up to $1,100!
|To apply, please complete the application (download above), and submit AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like a Word Doc version of the application, please email Jasmin@gametheoryacademy.org.
Applications will be accepted until May 29, 2015.