“As a Junior Farm Crew Member, I learned how good you can feel when you put fresh vegetables in your body. I also learned how fun team work can be, how to do public speaking, and I even led farm tours. I wish everyone could do the Junior Farm Crew.“ — Deon Gladney, Junior Farm Crew Member
The Junior Farm Crew is EarthDance’s summer jobs program for youth ages 16-19 from the Ferguson-Florissant area. The program operates for 8 weeks in the summer. Currently, EarthDance partners with STL Youth Jobs to cost-share a stipend of $9/hr for crew members.
Junior Farm Crew members gain skills in the following areas:
Who should apply (applicants should meet all criteria)
How do I apply?
Applications for the 2019 season are now open! Links to Parts 1 and 2 of the application are available here: Part 1 and Part 2. Remember that both application parts are due on Friday, April 5th! If you have any questions, please email our Youth Programs Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.