Location: New Roots community gardens.
Time Commitment: Between 3-7 hours/week.
Responsibilities: Take ownership of regular maintenance and beautification for one or more of the New Roots garden sites. Set regular “office hours” to allow refugee gardeners to come work together and receive support.
Skills/Qualifications: Background and skills in gardening/agriculture required. Construction skills and knowledge of a second language are bonuses.
How to Apply: Complete a Volunteer Application online. Note: Please upload a resume or CV at the bottom of the application. Once your submission has been received and reviewed, you will be contacted about attending an upcoming volunteer orientation.
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