Core Group Coordinator - Roy
The Core Group Coordinator shall oversee the entire Great Kills CSA operation, convene and facilitate GKCSA meetings, create meeting agenda, maintain communication among core group members, the farmer and members, and lead the planning efforts of the GKCSA. This position will also coordinate information between the GKCSA with the Farmer and Christ Lutheran Church.
Treasurer – Jacqueline
The Treasurer shall keep accounting of any monies raised, collected and disbursed, collects and deposits checks, pays the farmer, and reports to the Great Kills CSA Core members and membership on account balances.
Volunteer Coordinator – Roy
The Volunteer Coordinator works to ensure that members identify and contribute the agreed upon amount of volunteer time during the GKCSA season, sets the weekly schedule for members to work/volunteer at the distribution site, and makes adjustments in the schedule in the event of discrepancies or conflicts in volunteer schedules.
Events Coordinator – We are looking to fill this position
The Events Coordinator collaborates with members and others to organize fun, informative and relationship building events for members and the community. This includes but is not limited to demonstrations during the distribution time, broader events hosted by the GK CSA, community-wide events hosted by other organizations on Staten Island or NYC, or events hosted by Just Food or other umbrella organizations.
Fundraiser – We are looking to fill this position
The Fundraiser shall lead the effort in developing key sources of fundraising capabilities to generate revenue for the GKCSA to apply towards supplies and to assist in deferring the cost of participating in community events.
Site Coordinators - Joe, Joanne, Roy and Georgia
Site Coordinators oversee the distribution of vegetables every week for the GKCSA including unloading of truck and site cleanup, oversees weekly volunteers. Ideally this role should be filled by at least 2 people however can be accommodated by up to 5 or 6 individuals throughout the season.
CSA Members who are not contributing as a GKCSA Core Member are mandated to provide 5 hours of their time during the season, equal to 2 distribution days. Site work hours will be from 5 to 7:30 pm on Thursdays.
If you are interested in volunteering as a Core Member, please contact us with the respective job you are interested in at: GKCSA2019@gmail.com