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Employment

Job Openings

Thank you for your interest in working at The Seed Farm. We are currently hiring for a part-time Development Director. (Please see below for internship opportunities.)

Development Director

The Development Director will develop and implement a growth strategy for the future, organize fundraising and outreach efforts, and cultivate relationships with new and current donors. Responsibilities include:

  • Creating and implementing a long-term fundraising strategy;
  • Cultivating relationships with new and existing donors;
  • Researching potential income sources, including foundation, corporate, and major donor prospects;
  • Grant research and writing;
  • Planning and managing fundraising events;
  • Tracking progress of grant projects and other development activities;
  • Coordinating online giving activities and strategy;
  • Organizing volunteers to carry out fundraising campaigns and events;
  • Communicating with various stakeholders, including donors and sponsors, program participants and alumni, volunteers, and the surrounding community.

This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week. Compensation is salaried and is commensurate with experience. Health insurance and benefits are not included. Position will be re-evaluated after one year, as it has the potential to become full-time as the organization grows.

To see full job description, click here. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis; position to begin ASAP.  

 

Internships

We are currently accepting applications for Graphic Design, Development, and Sustainable Agriculture Interns.

Development Intern

Our Development Intern will be responsible for assisting the Executive Director to plan/coordinate events, research potential funders, and communicate with the community at large. This internship will give the intern valuable, real-world experience in the nuts and bolts of nonprofit work.

To see full job description, click here.

Graphic Design Intern

Our Graphic Design Intern will be responsible for assisting the Executive Director with promotional materials to increase community awareness of the organization and other projects related to marketing at The Seed Farm. Tasks could include designing materials for upcoming events and farm programs, designing a new website for the organization, or other tasks as needed and/or projects that align with intern skills.

To see full job description, click here

Sustainable Agriculture Intern

Our Sustainable Ag Intern will be supervised by the Program Director at our farm site in Emmaus, and s/he will work alongside our farm staff and apprentices. This internship will provide experience in farm work (including general field work, farm upkeep, and record keeping for field crops and produce sales) and class/event preparation, as well as coordinating and facilitating group visits to the farm.

To see full job description, click here.

 

Other Opportunities

If you would like to be involved with our organization in a volunteer capacity, please visit our Volunteer page for more information.

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Farm Address:
5854 Vera Cruz Rd Emmaus, PA 18049

Mailing Address:
Lehigh County Ag Center 4184 Dorney Park Road Suite107 Allentown, PA, 18104

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