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Jobs & Internships


Paid Positions

Applications for paid positions at Growing Hope are generally considered on a rolling basis, but please check individual postings for deadlines or different instructions.

We are not currently hiring for any paid positions.


Internships & Volunteer Positions

Internships Growing Hope supports high school, college, and out-of-school individuals in unpaid internships throughout the year. We can work with you to meet internship requirements for your school when relevant. We require, in general, a minimum 12-week commitment, with a regular schedule working a minimum of 10 hours/week.  See below for specific descriptions and opportunities!  We are currently seeking interns! All internships please make an inquiry at apply@growinghope.net.

2018 Available Unpaid Internships are below. Please see internship posting for descriptions, start-end dates and days of the week. 

Ypsilanti Farmers Markets:
Farmers Market Nutrition Educator Intern
Farmers Market Food Assistance Intern
Mobile Farm Stand Intern
Growing Hope Center Farm and Gardens
Growing Flowers for Earned Revenue Intern
Market Gardening Intern
Propogation and Season Extention Intern
Home Vegetable Garden Intern
Youth and Schools:
Youth Field Trip Intern
Economic Development
Healthy Corner Store Intern

Board of Directors Our full board meets monthly with additional monthly committee meetings. The time commitment is roughly 8-10 hours each month. We’re looking for board members ready to be good ambassadors and fundraisers for the organization, and who can help to oversee the governance and future of Growing Hope.

We’re specifically in search of the following skill sets. Are you…

  • A marketing pro?
  • An events fan?
  • A fundraising guru?
  • An IT professional?

If you have reviewed the description and are interested in being considered for a position, please send a statement of interest/background to apply@growinghope.net.


March 26, 2018
  • Industry Open House
    March 26, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    16 S Washington St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA
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April 14, 2018
  • Ypsi Food Awards
    April 14, 2018

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  • "Swing into Spring" featuring the Ypsi Food Awards
    April 14, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    16 S Washington St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA
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May 1, 2018
  • Downtown Market Outdoor Opens!
    May 1, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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June 2, 2018
  • Growing Hope's 15th Birthday Party at the Farm!
    June 2, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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