Job Opening (Thu, 2014-07-17) GardenShare seeks new Executive Director
GardenShare, a nonprofit organization working to end hunger and strengthen food security in St. Lawrence County, New York, seeks an Executive Director to lead all aspects of GardenShare's operation. Responsibilities will include: fundraising, grant seeking, and donor development; program development and administration; staff hiring and supervision; and financial management. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors, and is expected to champion GardenShare's vision of a fair and secure food system among supporters and the general public.
Canton Approves Support Resolution (Mon, 2014-06-23) The Canton village Board of Trustees has approved a resolution of support for a food policy council in St. Lawrence County.
The Canton village Board of Trustees has approved a resolution of support for a food policy council in St. Lawrence County.
On May 19, 2014 GardenShare executive director Aviva Gold, and St. Lawrence University Sustainability Semester student Caeleigh Warburton presented the draft resolution and supporting data to the Canton village board. After review by village legal counsel, the resolution was unanimously approved on June 14.
Join GardenShare for a free screening of "Cafeteria Man," and a lively discussion about what we can do to ensure that every kid in our school systems has access to healthy food choices during the school day.