Passion. That’s the common attribute of those that work for our organization. We are dedicated to helping the people who utilize our services.
If you’re ready to make a difference, browse our openings below. You can also make a difference for our organization by volunteering or interning with us. This is a great way to explore if our organization would fulfill your career objectives. Visit our Volunteer page to discover short term volunteer opportunities -- or our Internship page if you are looking for an internship opportunity.
CFI is actively seeking a Garden Programs Coordinator! This is an excellent way to make a difference in your community through working to build a thriving, equitable, sustainable food system.
The GPC involves the following main responsibilities:
1) Address access to healthy food by coordinating community gardens and providing opportunities for healthy cooking, food preservation, giveaways, and sustainable agriculture workshops for the general public. 2) Provide support and resources for school gardens, reinforcing healthy food choices and the value of local food systems.
3) Coordinate volunteers to help maintain school gardens, working with teachers to increase opportunities for students to engage in the gardens by teaching garden lessons to youth through classrooms and after-school programs.
This is an AmeriCorps COMCorps Program position, so please apply via the AmeriCorps portal. https://www.ohio.edu/medicine/community-health/community-clinic/programs/comcorps.cfm
Eligible OU students can work up to 10 hours per week throughout the school year for CFI. Projects can be tailored to your scholastic interests and the needs of the organization.
Eligible OU students can work for the Summer months for CFI, assisting with the Donation Station, Community Gardens and School Gardens.