Who can volunteer? + We accept volunteers of all experience levels. + Barn chore volunteers need to be in good physical condition and be able to lift 50lbs. + Volunteers need to be 18 years of age or older. GEMS accepts volunteers ages 14-17, as long as accompanied by a parent or guardian
What sort of time commitment is involved? + We ask for a minimum commitment of one shift per week, for at least 3 months. Infrequent days off can usually be accommodated. + All volunteer shifts run 2-3 hours per week. + If you are unable to commit to weekly shifts, we also accept volunteers for special events/programs.