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About the KSU Food Forest Program Assistant

 

The position will assist the KSU Field Station Manager in developing and maintaining the food forest, a sustainable agricultural system used to address food insecurity; program development including creating presentations on food insecurity and how to address it; and facilitating Field Station educational tours related to sustainability, regenerative agriculture, and food insecurity/security.

 

Member Duties:

 

  • Provide educational tours of the KSU Field Station, with a focus on the KSU Food Forest, providing visitors (students from various organizations, including elementary and middle school summer camps) with information on food insecurity and how to address it using sustainable agricultural practices.
  • Assist with coordination of and preparation for student groups coming to the KSU Field Station, including working with the KSU Field Station Manager to develop and maintain the KSU Food Forest
  • Plan and conduct campus and community outreach activities (e.g. information tables, event coordination, etc.).
     

Program Benefits: Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Stipend , Education award upon successful completion of service .

 

Terms: Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours .

 

Service Areas: Community and Economic Development, Community Outreach, Children/Youth, Environment, Health, Neighborhood Revitalization, Hunger, Education.

 

Program Start/End Date: 06/07/2021 – 08/15/2021

Work Schedule: Summer

Education level: Some college

Age Requirement: Minimum: 18 Maximum: None

Contact: Vanessa Slinger-Friedman, 430 Bartow Ave NW, Kennesaw GA 30144, +4705782068/ mstidum@kennesaw.edu 

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Phone: 470-578-2068

Mail: mstidum@kennesaw.edu

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