In 2016 we embarked on a research project to determine if and how the WOW Farm Internship Program delivers on its goal to help teens develop skills that translate into achievement in the economic world beyond WOW. We are delighted to share the findings of our research in the following […]
West Oakland Woods (WOW) Farm partners with Game Theory Academy to offer local high school students an opportunity to learn about and operate a small farm business. WOW Farm’s team of youth grows and sells organically grown produce to local restaurants. Position description: The Farm Manager mentors youth associates in […]
Last night GTA attended the first ever Oakland Youth Friendly Business Awards, with Chef Yoni Levy of Flora, WOW Farm’s most loyal customer; Sara Wiehmann, the hardworking, unstoppable WOW Farm Manager; and Kassandra Johnson, youth farmer at WOW and a Met West High School Senior.
This winter GTA has launched a new and very exciting collaboration with WOW Farm, a small urban farm in West Oakland. To learn more, visit the project web site (www.wowfarm.biz) and like our Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/WowFarm).