Since 2011, Big Green has provided a real food education to students in underserved schools across the country. We have grown from a handful of Learning Gardens and a staff of five in our hometown of Boulder, Colorado, to over 500 schools and a growing team in Chicago, Los Angeles, Memphis, Indianapolis, Denver, and Detroit.


Development Assistant | Detroit

The Development Assistant supports fundraising activities for Big Green’s regional office in Detroit.  The “Dev Assistant” will research current and potential supporters, connect with potential partners and connect with individuals and local companies that are interested in supporting Big Green Detroit. Click here to read the full description and apply.

Regional Program Assistant | Detroit

The Program Assistant’s primary responsibility is to support Big Green’s Program and help carry out the Edible Garden Initiative by working with schools’ Garden Teams to ensure they have the skills, materials, personnel, and confidence to successfully grow vegetables and teach in their Learning Gardens. Click here to read the full job description.


Thanks for your interest in a career at Big Green!

Don’t see any positions that match your skills? No problem! We’re always on the lookout for talent. If you’d like, you can send your résumé to A member of our team will be in touch if a position opens that might be a good fit.