Volunteer

Our current volunteer opportunities are listed below. Sign up by clicking your desired event and shift on the Volunteer Calendar below, or contact our volunteer coordinator, Morgan Watson, for more details. Thanks for your help, 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

Sign up to volunteer by clicking a shift on the calendar below. If you have any questions, please contact us at volunteer@athenslandtrust.org.


Recurring Volunteer Events

Farmers Market Volunteer Opportunities

Beginning on Saturday, May 4th and going through Saturday, December 14th we will have Farmers Market volunteer opportunities every Saturday. We 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

 

Special Events

 
 
 

Be on the lookout for our intensive invasive removal workdays through the Conservation department!  Join the fight to save out native plant populations, and get your inner woodsperson on.

 
 

 

Green Life Expo & Awards Setup

We need your help with set up on Friday, February 28, 2020 to prepare for the Green Life Expo & Awards the next morning. Green Life is a community-wide celebration providing citizens with an opportunity to improve their homes, businesses, and community environment. Events are held March through May by our partnering organizations to encourage learning and to provide tools necessary for creating an environmentally friendly community. Sign up today!

Volunteer Interest Form

If the form does not display below, click this link to complete the form.

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