How to Apply to Windy City Harvest Youth Farm
Windy City Harvest Youth Farm hires high school students for summer and after school jobs. In order to be eligible for Windy City Harvest, students must be at least 15 years old by May, currently enrolled in high school, and available for employment Monday through Friday from the end of June through mid-August.
Where to Start
Students can apply for summer programs starting in January each year. Students should select the farm closest to where they live or go to school and follow that location’s application procedures.
All locations accept applications January through March, students are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
Lake County Youth Farm
North Lawndale Youth Farm
Apply online through After School Matters and select Windy City Harvest North Lawndale Youth Farm as first choice
Urban Garden Lab
Apply online through After School Matters and select Urban Teen Growers as first choice
Washington Park Youth Farm
If you have additional questions about the Windy City Harvest Youth Farm program, please contact Kate Gannon, Windy City Harvest Program Support, at firstname.lastname@example.org.