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New Haven Farms
Part-Time Community and Research Manager
ABOUT NEW HAVEN FARMS:
New Haven Farms’ nonprofit charitable mission is to promote health and community development through urban agriculture. We transform vacant, contaminated urban land into urban community farms. Our highly skilled Farm Manager and 45-strong volunteer corps cultivate 8 urban farms, and our harvest is made accessible to low-income families who struggle with diet-related chronic diseases and food insecurity. Farm members receive produce baskets combined with farm education, cooking demonstrations, and nutrition education on a weekly basis. We use rigorous research methods to measure the impact that our Farm-Based Wellness Programs have on our members’ quality of life. For more information about New Haven Farms, please visit newhavenfarms.org.
POSITION SUMMARY AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Community and Research Manager provides critical support to New Haven Farms’ Farm-Based Wellness program participants. They oversee all research and data collection activities, advocate for program participants, connect participants with each other, provide encouragement and logistical aid, and ensure that each participant comes away from the program having improved the quality of their own lives.
Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
This position is paid 18 hours per week, commensurate with experience.
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