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 email@example.com. 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- Please check back soon as we update our SignUp Genius form.
FOG Gardeners, please email firstname.lastname@example.org 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. Please check back soon as we update our SignUp Genius form.
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