LEADERSHIP INTERNSHIP 2
Leading For Justice: Food Apartheid & Urban Farming
May 23 - Sep. 10, 2022
This internship will help you answer questions like "How does the food system work--and what's wrong with it?" "How can gardening help communities not just survive but thrive?" "How do plants grow and how can I take care of them?" "How can I pass on my knowledge to younger people and advocate for food justice in my neighborhood?"
Dates: Mar. 14 - Apr. 15, 2022
(New hires contacted Apr. 29, 2022)
Dates: May 23 - June 4, 2022
Focus: Learning TGG values and expectations, cultivating a sense of belonging, and exploring what it means to be a leader in the community.
Dates: June 6 - Aug. 13, plus Aug. 20 and Aug. 29 - Sep. 10
Days/times: 4-5 in-person days per week until Aug. 13, then hybrid and in-person once school resumes
Topics & Experiences:
Defining food apartheid
Leading “Mids Grow Greens,” a summer camp geared toward middle school students to teach them about food justice, agriculture, and community change
Field trips and guest speakers
Building a resume and developing
Leading orientation for Internship 3 interns (Aug. 29 - Sep. 10)