Landscaping and Gardening

Get hands-on gardening experience or share your love of growing with our Community Growers volunteer team. These volunteers work to care for and maintain pollinator and educational gardens in parks and community centers. 

Essential Volunteer Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attend planning meetings to help develop long term project goals, project planning, and 
  • At-home research opportunities for native plants and gardening practice
  • Weekly watering and weeding projects throughout the growing season
  • Special projects for constructing new gardens 

Requirements:

  • Minimum age to volunteer in this position is 16 years old unless accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • Be dependable and punctual
  • Be courteous and personable when dealing with the public

Time Commitment: 

  • Projects typically last 1.5 to 3 hours depending on the tasks
  • Volunteers are asked to attend one in-person project or meeting per month minimum