Summer Internships in Oakland for Food Justice & Restorative Justice!

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Interested in a summer internship focusing on food justice and restorative justice? Phat Beets Produce might be the best place for you!

The Phat Beets Allyship is based on the framework of a traditional internship program with an emphasis on supporting local leaders. The program provides an opportunity to work in the field of food justice while participating in an active Anti-Oppression study group. The program works to provide effective, simultaneous development of both programmatic and personal development work in the field of food justice. This opportunity will generally require a minimum commitment of around 10 hours per week for 3 months. Allies will be able to finish the Allyship with a better understanding of what goes into funding a collective, community-based organization as well as a better understanding of how to create equitable farmers’ markets, and basic themes of food justice.

The following positions are available for summer opportunities:

  • Community Fundraising and Office Support Allyship
  • Kids, Families and Food Allyship
  • Food N’ Justice Workshop Series Allyship
  • Restorative Justice Allyship
  • Dover St Edible Park and Healthy Hearts Clinic Garden Allyship
  • Beet Box CSA Allyship

For a description of each position, please click here to visit Phat BeetsProduce’s web page.

TO APPLY:

1. Please send your resume to allyship@phatbeetsproduce.org (**If you don’t have a resume, please tell us a bit about yourself and what sorts of experiences or interests have led you to apply for this position)

2. All applicants should also answer the following questions in an email to: allyship@phatbeetsproduce.org

  • What does food justice mean to you?
  • What does being an ‘ally’ mean to you?
  • What do you feel you will bring and what are you hoping to take from this particular Allyship position? (please specify which you are applying for)
Please include your name and the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email. We look forward to hearing from you!

If you have questions or need more information, please send an email to the following address: allyship@phatbeetsproduce.org

 

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