Volunteer

Update: All volunteer events have been postponed due to the threat of COVID-19 to our community. Please stay tuned for further updates!

All volunteer events have been canceled through June of 2020, and we anticipate the possibility of further postponement through the summer. We are closely following the advice and guidelines of public health officials and are regularly updating our procedures and protocols to insure the safety of our community. Please use our volunteer email for questions or inquiries. Thanks for your understanding, we sincerely appreciate it!

Please note: while we welcome all volunteers, we are unable to sign off on court-appointed community service hours.

Volunteer Calendar


Recurring Volunteer Events: All volunteer events are POSTPONED due to COVID-19

Farmers Market Volunteer Opportunities

Once our market season starts, we will need volunteers to assist with set-up, breakdown, and educational programming so WBFM can continue to be an effective community resource. Tasks include setting up and breaking down tables, chairs, and vendor booths, staffing the Welcome booth, supervising kids activities, and providing cooking demonstrations with ingredients that are sold at the market.

Volunteer shifts:

  • Market Set-up (7:30 AM – 9:00 AM)
  • Market Support (9:00 AM – 1:00 PM)
  • Market Break-down (1:00 PM – 2:30 PM)
Stay tuned for more about our new location, and read more about our days at the West Broad Farmers Market here
 
Second Saturday Community Farm Work Days

Every Second Saturday of the month 10am – 12pm @ 235 Northside Drive

Come volunteer on the second Saturday of every month to help keep Williams Farm operating at its full potential!

Activities that take place here may include:

  • Gardening
    • Planting, weeding, composting
  • Harvesting
  • Landscaping and Garden Beautification
    • Mulching, creating signs, brush removal

Volunteers can expect to get outside, get their hands dirty, and help contribute to an invaluable community resource!

 

Gardening at Williams Farm
235 Northside Drive

We are looking for members of the community who would like to come and lend a helping hand at our Williams Farm!

Volunteers will:

Help with farm tasks such as planting, weeding, harvesting, and washing and packing freshly harvested veggies that will be distributed to our farmers market, local restaurants, and our farm share program.

Volunteer shifts are scheduled for:

  • Tuesdays: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Thursdays: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Read more about Williams Farm and its mission here

Volunteer Interest Form

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