Career Opportunities

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One Internship Opportunity
Grow Dat Youth Farm is seeking a Program Coordinator Practicum Intern. The application deadline is rolling, meaning students can apply as soon as possible. The internship position will begin immediately and continue through the summer. Exact start and end dates depend on student availability, program timing, and the organization’s specific needs.
Click here for a description of the internship.
The intern will be required to work a total of 300 hours. This internship is limited to students at the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. The intern will be required to fulfill all reporting requirements mandated by the school’s practicum manual.
To apply, send a resume, contact information for two professional references, and a cover letter to Naomi King Englar, PRC Communications and Dissemination Coordinator, at or via fax (504.988.3540).



Finance and Administration Manager needed at Market Umbrella
This full-time staff member is responsible for financial operations of Market Umbrella, a 501c(3) public market think tank and operator of the Crescent City Farmers Market, including finance, budgeting, human resources, and administration. The Finance and Administration Manager works with a team of support staff and consultants and reports directly to the Executive Director.
The Finance and Administration Manager is responsible for:
A. Grants Management: 45% time
B. Financial Reporting: 20%
C. Business Operations: 30%
D. Other Duties as Assigned: 5%
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or related field with at least 9 credit hours of formal accounting training, plus relevant work experience in grant administration, budgeting and cash-flow management. Proficiency and experience with personal computers using Microsoft (Word, Excel and Powerpoint), Quickbooks, Paychex HRIS system, Salesforce and other software programs. Willingness to become knowledgeable of new software products as deemed necessary by the Executive Director.
To view the full job description and get information on how to apply, click here to visit

Coordinator Position Open with The ReFresh Project
The ReFresh Project is hiring! The Refresh Coordinator is a dynamic position that will manage the collaborative programming at the ReFresh Project site, develop innovative new programming, and oversee community engagement activities. The Coordinator will generally manage the ReFresh Project, including supervising a team of two ReFresh Community Health Workers and fostering partnerships between existing and prospective partners. The Coordinator will report to the Executive Director. The Coordinator will assist with fundraising for programming, and will lead the evaluation of the Refresh Project and Coalition activities, including the development of low- and high-tech assessments of the collective impact model for community health that the ReFresh Project embodies.
The ReFresh Coordinator is a full-time position with benefits and salary commensurate with experience.
To view the full job description and get information on how to apply, click here to visit


Nutrition and Food Availability


Eating as an automatic behavior


Nutrition and Food Availability


Food Stamps, the Thrifty Food Plan, and meal preparation: the importance of the time dimension for US nutrition policy

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Community Briefs


Schoolyard Project


Policy Briefs


School Vending

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