Name: Lee Stafford
Agency type: Grassroots
Agency hours:Monday-Friday 9-5
Beginning date for service:11/19/2010
does not carry
Agency does not carry worker's compensation insurance.
Nolalocavores needs someone to help build a strong following for the New Orleans locavore movement, with the theme "Eat Locally." Most of the intern's work will be public relations, marketing and information gathering. S/he will build relationships with local farmers and farmers' markets, with area restaurants and with various media outlets. The emphasis will be on helping develop and promote a
For a student interested in the health of human beings, the environment and the local economy, we are the ideal agency! Local foods are fresher and more nutrient-denseand require fewer resources when being transported. Shopping from local sources keeps money closer to home and helps preserve unindustrialzed land near where we live.
The locavore effort is to raise awareness of where food comes from and to lead the curve in supporting the local food industry. Nolalocavores is dedicated to promoting this effort within 200 miles of 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
Nolalocavores is a grassroots movement dedicated to promoting eating local foods, and is committed to developing relationships with local food growers and sellers and in educating the public about all the benefits to people and the environment of doing so.
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