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Spring 2022 Application Open - PARK PROGRAMS: HARLEM YOUTH GARDENERS
HARLEM YOUTH GARDENERS (AGES 14 - 19)
Harlem Youth Gardeners (HYG) assist with gardening and park maintenance in four Historic Harlem Parks -- Jackie Robinson, Marcus Garvey, Morningside and St. Nicholas. NOTE: Spring 2022 will focus on Morningside and St. Nicholas Parks only.
Now in its third year, the program provides an opportunity for TWENTY-FOUR teens, working in teams of 12, to learn about the history and ecology of the parks, gardening and landscaping, leadership skills, along with environmental science, ecosystems, and sustainability.
DATES: Spring 2022 Session: March 19 - May 22
DAYS/TIMES: Choice of Saturday or Sunday*, 9 AM - 5 PM
PAY RATE: $18 per hour
*As available for two teams of 12.
The 2022 Spring Program is generously sponsored by a grant from the West Harlem Development Corporation.
Contact us for details on how your tax-deductible donation can help support the Harlem Youth Gardeners.
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