Make a difference with Grow Food Northampton!
Community volunteers are the backbone of Grow Food Northampton as we develop our Community Farm & Garden and carry out our mission to advance sustainable agriculture in the Northampton area.
For more information on becoming a volunteer with Grow Food Northampton, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our Volunteer Coordinator will reply with information about how you can help with ongoing projects and upcoming events.
In addition, we seek self-starting, capable, collaborative individuals for internships throughout the year.
Current Volunteer Needs in 2013:
Florence Organic Community Garden (FOG)
- Hunger Relief Plot- Ongoing- Sign up here to help or look below for more details.
FOG Gardeners, please email email@example.com to let us know when you complete volunteer hours (3 hours per season required).
Food Access Program
- Hunger Relief Plot
Help with planting, weeding, and watering the Hunger Relief Plot at FOG. Sign up here to help out!
The Hunger Relief plot is a dedicated space in which produce is grown to be donated to the local survival centers.
- Produce Delivery
Pick up excess produce from FOG and/or Crimson & Clover Farm and deliver to the Northampton Survival Center or local soup kitchens (TBA). Sign up coming soon!
Communications (watch this section for updated needs!)
- Tabling at Farmer’s Markets and other events
- Hanging up posters to publicize events
- Updating our social media
Administrative Support (watch this section for updated needs!)
- Database support
- Soliciting memberships, donations, and business sponsorships