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Core Group Coordinator Positions

In Uncategorized on December 21, 2009 at 11:54 PM

Distribution Site Coordinators:
• Oversee weekly distribution set-up & materials
• Manage distribution volunteers
• Lists (A & B weeks, Veg, Fruit, Eggs)
• Produce drop off /weekly share record list
• Weekly notes (What ran out, problems, etc.)

Communications Coordinator:
• Write weekly newsletters to CSA members
• Update website
• Post newsletter to blog
• Post additional new blog entries
• Update or create website content as needed
• Oversee member surveys
• Other communications related tasks as needed

Low Income Coordinator:
• Implement subsidized shares as established by core group
• Meet with candidates to inform them of requirements and benefits of CSA, answer their questions; arrange for them to be signed up; work with others to figure out best way for weekly payments to happen; sort out any details
• During distribution season, arrange for leftover food to be donated.

Policy Coordinator
• Develops strategies for CSA members to become more
knowledgeable about and involved in agriculture and food policy issues

Added Products Coordinator:
• Oversee added product orders and distributions
• Speaks with fruit(or other products) farmer on regular basis

Outreach Coordinator:
• Recruits new members; handles publicity.
• Answers phone and mail queries
• Oversees volunteers to help with these activities

Please contact us at if you’re interested in any of the roles listed above or have other talents/interests you’d like to contribute to the Tribeca CSA.


Registration is now OPEN to our Waiting List!

In Uncategorized on December 16, 2009 at 10:01 PM

Sign up now to enjoy delicious food and support a small local farm, summer & fall 2010! Now in our second year, Tribeca CSA brings fresh produce from La Baraja Farm’s black dirt in Orange County, NY to the kitchens of Tribeca and Vicinity. Registration is now open to our waiting list ONLY. Starting Jan 1, 2010, registration will open to the general public. We have a limited number of shares and expect to fill quickly.
First come, first served!