VINES announces 4th annual Summer Youth Employment Program

By WBNG News

VINES announces 4th annual Summer Youth Employment Program

May 13, 2013 Updated May 13, 2013 at 3:38 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) Volunteers Improving Neighborhood Environments, INC. in partnership with the City of Binghamton announces its 4th Annual Summer Youth Employment program at the Binghamton Urban Farm.

According to a news release:

Interested youth ages 15-18 residing in the City of Binghamton are eligible to apply to the program.

The Summer Youth Employment Program runs from July 2nd to August 9th where teens work 18 hours per week assisting with maintenance and development of the Binghamton Urban Farm located at 16 Tudor St. Employees also assist with harvesting/selling produce, visiting area farms, community garden development, gaining leadership skills, workforce education and having a lot of fun.

The deadline to apply is May 24, 2013. Apply online at http://vinesgardens.org/summer-youth-program/