We’re Hiring for a New Position: Youth Development Program Manager

We're Hiring for a New Position: Youth Development Program Manager

The Ecology Center is seeking a highly committed youth development professional to lead and expand our efforts to empower the next generation of environmental leaders. Our youth come from communities most impacted by poverty as well as environmental and heath disparities. The Program Manager will build on over ten years of vibrant youth food justice… Read more »

Ten Years In, Our Youth Development Work is at a Crossroads

Ten Years In, Our Youth Development Work is at a Crossroads

Over ten years ago, with community involvement, our Farm Fresh Choice program was created to increase the consumption of fresh produce by low-income residents. It also addressed other needs articulated by community members: to provide safe and positive work experiences for “at-risk” youth. The program has thrived over the past decade, bringing youth through our… Read more »

Know Your Rights Workshop This Thursday, 6/13/13

Know Your Rights Workshop This Thursday, 6/13/13

Farm Fresh Choice invites young people, youth advocates, and East Bay community members to learn about criminal law directly from lawyers who work to promote social welfare through the defense of human and civil rights.
Emily Abraham and Gautam Jagannath, staff attorneys at Social Justice Collaborative, will give a talk about street law topics such… Read more »

Free Cooking Demos at the Farmers’ Markets, Tuesday, 5/7/13 and Wednesday, 5/22/13

Free Cooking Demos at the Farmers' Markets, Tuesday, 5/7/13 and Wednesday, 5/22/13

Each year, our Farmers’ Market hosts a series of free cooking demonstrations. The first of the year are coming up, and will highlight healthy spring recipes. These events are a great way to bring new ideas to your kitchen, and enjoy the freshest possible ingredients the Farmers’ Markets offer. All cooking demonstrations are led by… Read more »