The Groundwork Southcoast Green Team is a hands-on leadership program that offers part-time, paid positions for up to 15 16-20 year old residents of Fall River and New Bedford. They are trained to lead local environmental initiatives, increase food access and community engagement, and participate in hands-on stewardship projects.
The F3 Farm and Market is a a scattered site food access program throughout the south coast of Massachusetts. This program was started due to the 2017 Green Team members specifically requesting that we work on growing things: fruit and flowers. Later we also decided that we would like the 3rd F to mean either food (vegetables or in the future, we hope it will be able to be fungi= mushrooms).
Currently these programs are:
F3 Farmers Market in the Flint launching in July 2018!