The Beet Box provides free urban gardening education in the Othello community, with the goal of building a stronger and healthier community. Our classes are based around Othello Station, primarily in the New Holly Market Garden.

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We are looking to fill the following position for 2021:


The Beet Box is looking for a marketing & communications assistant to help us advertise our classes and events to the local community. The ideal candidate is organized, professional, team-oriented, and shares our interest in healthy food, gardening, and community building.

Tasks shall include:

  • Creating eye-catching event flyers using Adobe Illustrator, Canva, or a similar graphic
    design program
  • Management and content creation for our Facebook and Instagram pages
  • Updating our webpage and community calendar of events
  • Distributing & posting flyers around the Othello neighborhood
  • Assist in managing our volunteer and mailing lists

Application Deadline: February 20, 2021

This is a part-time position requiring 8 hours/week. Flexible schedule & remote work.

Pay is $25/hr (W9 employee)

Priority to BIPOC residents of the Rainier Valley, specifically the Othello Neighborhood.

Ages 17+

Position starts February/March 2021

If you are interested in this position, please send an email with “Marketing Assistant” included in the title to and attach:

  • A short cover letter describing why you are a good fit for this position
  • A resume outlining prior related experience