Urban Canopy is a small farm here in Chicago and they are currently looking to hire seasonal and Market Managers for some of the Farmer's Markets they will be attending this Summer. We are looking to spread this opportunity to students in Chicago interested in learning about the local food system.Continue reading
Careers Page: www.theurbancanopy.org/careers
Please contact Joseph Taylor, Farmer's Market Lead, The Urban Canopy<http://www.theurbancanopy.org/>,
1400 W. 46th Street Chicago, IL 60609
Job Description: Farmers Market Booth Manager
Summary: The Urban Canopy is a young and diverse organization working on cutting edge issues at the intersection of urban agriculture and sustainable food. We are seeking a skilled Farmers Market Booth Manager to represent The Urban Canopy at farmers markets by selling locally grown food at farmers markets, engaging in conversation with market-goers, networking with local vendors, educating people about & enlisting them for UC services, and performing community outreach. Booth Managers represent and maintain all of The Urban Canopy’s environmental, economic, and social missions.
Saturday, April 20, 2019, 1 – 8 p.m., Oakton Community College, Des Plaines Campus
- Workshops, presentations, and art making from 1 – 6:30 p.m. (Ten Hoeve Center)
- Free dinner and live music show by ¡ÉSSO! from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (Oakton Cafeteria)
- This event is free and open to all. Please register! Full schedule coming soon.
Presentations, workshops and performances: