The JP UP Date: Recruitment Of Grow Technicians Cohort At Greencubator

Katie ArnoldThe JP UP date

Number 43                                November 15, 2019                                            St. Louis

Recruitment Begins for New Cohort of Grow Technicians at JP’s Greencubator

Through grant support from the Missouri Foundation for Health, Justine PETERSEN is currently recruiting a new cohort of Grow Technicians to be based at the Greencubator on the St. Louis waterfront.  With an emphasis on recruiting justice involved participants, the comprehensive paid internship program will teach job skills related to urban agriculture and food production.  A two-day boot camp begins December 2nd; a January cohort is also open for recruitment.  To learn more, more contact Franchot Cunningham at 314-533-2411, x112 or email

JP Offers Credit and Asset-Building Workshop to Detroit Stakeholders

JP staffers recently traveled to Detroit to offer a comprehensive Credit and Asset-Building Workshop to local stakeholders interested in embedding credit and financial asset-building into small dollar and microenterprise lending.  Practitioners in attendance included various non-profit microfinance organizations, as well as local funding entities.  Justine PETERSEN is excited to partner and provide tutelage to the dynamic asset-building efforts afoot in the Detroit area.

Annual Justine PETERSEN Holiday Party Moves to the Greencubator on December 5th

JP’s Annual Holiday Party is quickly approaching!  This year we are hosting the party at the  newly renovated Greencubator, located on the St. Louis riverfront at 1124 Lumiere Place.  There will be ample space to party – and ample space to park!  Join us for food, drink, music and good will!  Please feel free to extend the invite to family, friends, neighbors and colleagues.  RSVP today to

Goal! JP Sponsored Soccer Team are Champs!

Hartwig F.C. conquered the Men’s Adult (over 30) Fall Indoor Soccer League in South County with a nail-biting victory over SoCo United.  Sponsored by Justine PETERSEN, Hartwig F.C. won the title in dramatic fashion by scoring a penalty kick in overtime.  Be it in the office, or on the soccer field, JP staffer Ivo is a superstar!  CONGRATS IVO AND TEAMMATES!!!!