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MPS Farm to School Internship App Deadline Extended
Minnesota Ag Connection - 08/09/2017

The Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) Culinary & Wellness Services department is extending its application period for a Farm to School Internship this fall. The deadline for applications is now 5 p.m. Aug. 18. To aapply, please send a brief cover letter (no more than 500 words) and resume (no more than one page) to Kate Seybold at kate.seybold@mpls.k12.mn.us.

The intern will report to the Farm to School Coordinator. This internship will provide experience in a large, urban school district with a strong Farm to School program through a variety of projects including: assistance with Farm to School programming, garden maintenance, and education and outreach efforts.

MPS Culinary & Wellness Services serves upwards of 40,000 meals each day to students at 63 public schools across the city of Minneapolis. We aim to serve scratch-cooked, local, seasonal, fresh, food whenever possible. We also engage students in the farm-to-table process and get students excited about trying new foods. Learn more at http://nutritionservices.mpls.k12.mn.us/.

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