A Memorable Immersion Experience in Camden
CFET has a 24 bed facility available for groups who want to spend some time in Camden, NJ, working with and for the great people of this city. Consider our center for your next immersion experience!
We are accepting group sizes of up to 14 participants for 2022. Send inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Youth Program 2022
The Center for Environmental Transformation is hiring for our 2022 Summer Youth Urban Farming Program. We are currently welcoming applications for this paid opportunity that uses urban gardening and interactive workshops to teach teamwork and leadership skills to Camden city youth ages 14-19. Come join us for a summer of fun, learning, and creative problem solving to help address some of the issues we face in our own communities! Applications are due April 27th.
We work with our neighbors to uplift their voices and gain a seat at the table in the struggle for clean air and access to fresh, healthy food in the heavily industrialized and historically polluted and under-served community of Waterfront South.
Our summer youth program employs Camden teenagers that help manage our beautiful gardens and run our weekly farm stand as they gain valuable life skills. In addition, they are the creators of our very own Kapow! hot sauce brand. Also, be sure to ask about our community garden plots - we would love to have you join us!
Springing from a unique combination of service, education, reflection, and relationship building, our environmental retreats are the perfect opportunity for groups to participate in the daily work and life of CFET. Come work, learn, and stay at our Center for a chance to experience the progressive, environmental change occurring daily in our neighborhood.
Ways to help
Our community efforts are supported by a strong base of volunteers, serving across a wide spectrum: no matter what you love to do, be it videography, cooking, engineering, story-telling, gardening, teaching, or anything else under the sun, let us know and we’ll try to get you connected.
Every investment helps us advocate for a cleaner environment, provide more growing space, distribute more fresh vegetables, and reach more young people. Thanks for your generosity!
Whether you're looking for a few extra seedlings to round out your personal garden or are simply in need of presents for the holidays, our environmentally responsible products are a great purchase. Best of all, every dollar spent in our store directly supports our programs in Camden!