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3501 New York Ave NE
Washington, DC, 20002
United States

202-245-2709

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Internships

Internship Opportunities 

Education

Washington Youth Garden is currently seeking a spring intern to work with our seasonal field trip program, SPROUT.  Full information about responsibilities, time commitment and how to apply is on this flyer. Selected intern will receive a stipend of $200/week for a minimum of 25 hours or 4 days (Tuesday - Friday).  Internship starts April 4th with a mandatory training Saturday, April 1st. For more information email twillis@washingtonyouthgarden.org


Garden 

Washington Youth Garden is currently seeking  a spring Garden Grower intern to help maintain our one-acre organic demonstration garden at the U.S. National Arboretum and assist in establishing our six active school garden sites during the upcoming season.  Applicants should have strong interests in growing food, creativity, and community-based work. Full information about responsibilities, time commitment and how to apply is on this flyer. Selected intern will receive a stipend of $100/week for a minimum of 2 day per week (Tuesday - Saturday), between April and June. Internship starts in April. For more information email jdacks@washingtonyouthgarden.org


past Washington Youth Garden Interns

A big thank you to all our interns, past and present. We could not do it without you!

2016

Mary Akel: Garden Grower Intern
Isabel Murray: Garden Education Intern

2015

Aaron Weckstein: Garden Grower Intern
Maddie Rohrbacher: Garden Education Intern
Emma Miniscalco: Garden Education Intern
Carolina Becerra: Garden Education Intern
Armon Smith: Garden Education Intern
Jimmy Shue: Garden Grower Intern
Mary Robert Carter: Garden Grower Intern
Athena Roesler: Garden Education Intern
Diana Alicia González: Communications and Marketing Intern
Elisa Chang: Communications and Marketing Intern
Hannah Perry: Garden Education Intern
Katelyn Mann: Garden Education Intern

2014

Amanda Sikirica: Garden Education Intern
Ashley Lanham: Garden Education Intern
Athena Roesler: Garden Education Intern
Eun Na Lee: Garden Education and Art Intern
Hannah Perry: Garden Education Intern
Hernan Sibaja Arias: Garden Intern
Jennifer Holloway: Garden Education Intern
Julia Nussenbaum: Garden Education Intern
Kelly Del Grosso: Communications and Marketing Intern
Sarah Carpenter: Garden Education Intern
Shannon Leeke: Garden Education Intern

2013

Destiny Amos: Garden Education Intern
Carolyn Engels: Garden Education Intern  
Ashley Eskalis: Communications and Marketing Intern

2012

Sonja Graves: Communications and Marketing Intern
Melody Ain: Communications and Marketing Intern  
Abigail Brokaw: Garden Education Intern

2011

Heriberto Diaz: Garden Assistant
Nadia Mercer: Field Trip Coordinator
DeAnna Von Halle: Education Assistant
Susan Beaudoin: Program Assistant

2010

Andrew Plotsky: Garden Intern
Katherine Collins: Education Intern
Annabeth Roeschley: Education, Outreach and Special Events
Jonathan Gliss: Youth Intern

2009

Nadia Mercer: Garden
Lindsay Sumner: Education
Katherine Lininger: Education, Outreach, and Special Events
Jonathan Gliss: Youth Intern

2008

Abbie Dym: Garden
Ariel Balbus: Education
Hannah Jayanti: Education, Outreach, and Special Events

2007

Frankie Hazera: Garden
Miriam Johnston: Education