Community Gardens:-Assisting with community garden builds in the Spring and Fall, or outreach as needed.
Education:- Being a presenter or educational resource for our summer youth program or our free workshop series on growing, preparing and preserving food
Farm Share:-Distribution Volunteer- Assisting in the distribution of vegetable boxes at designated pick-up sites and interacting with people picking up their veggie boxes each week. Accept payment, share recipe tips, and track customers.(Long Term Opportunity)- Substitute distribution volunteer- As needed, perfect for someone with a flexible availability-Outreach opportunities available as well.
Landscape Architecture/Design:-Assist with the design, planting, or maintenance of community gardens or Urban Farm. Opportunity to sit on our Urban Farm Expansion Committee.
Media/Communications:-Taking quality photos/video of VINES events, distribution sites or community gardens. Creation of flyers, outreach materials, etc.
Outreach:- Creating awareness and educating the public about VINES programming through- Tabling events, handing out flyers, posters, canvasing, community organizing. Outreach volunteering is available in multiple program areas.
Urban Farm:-Urban Farm or CHOW workdays- Harvesting, packing shares, general farm chores or maintenance.
For our most up to date listing of volunteer opportunities please visit vinesgardens.org.