VOLUNTEER HOURS OFFICIALLY START MONDAY APRIL 23rd (morning hours start 4/30). WE HAVE MOVED OUR EDUCATIONAL FARM to 1502 N. SHIELDS ST. ALL VOLUTNEERS, OLD AND NEW, NEED TO ATTEND AN ORIENTATION FOR THE NEW FARM (see dates below).
VOLUNTEER APPLICATION: All volunteers are required fill out this online volunteer application before attending an orientation.
TGP Educational Garden at The Burrow: Come learn sustainable growing techniques and help out at our garden and hoop house. Volunteer hours every Monday and Thursday 5-7 pm and Monday morning 8:30 am-10:30 am. Volunteers can take home produce in exchange for their work based on the time of season! All volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation (dates below).
Murphy Center for Hope Community Garden: Come help out at the garden at The Murphy Center! Volunteer hours are Thursdays 9-10:30 am. Please email email@example.com for more information.
Special Events: TGP has a number of special events throughout the season including our annual seed swap, farm dinners, and other fundraisers.
Special Skills: Are you a graphic designer? Do you have experience writing grants? Web development? Musician? Artist? TGP is always looking for talented individuals to help with a variety of projects. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
To volunteer in our gardens you MUST attend a volunteer orientation. Orientations will take place every other week on Thursdays at our educational garden at Hope Farms. They will last about 20-30 minutes, you will meet the crew, learn about TGP, and learn the ropes. Please email email@example.com if you plan on attending one of the following orientations:
4/19, 6:30 pm
4/26, 6:30 pm
4/30, 6:30 pm
5/10, 6:30 pm
ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST FILL OUT THE ONLINE VOLUNTEER APPLICATION BEFORE ATTENDING AND ORIENTATION (see above)!
Can't make one of these times? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to set something up.
WE HAVE MOVED! Please come to NEW our garden at The BURROW, 1502 N. Shields, right across the street from our old farm. We are 1/4 mile off the Poudre Bike Trail, please ride your bike if you can, PARKING MAY BE LIMITED!
COMMUNITY MEALS (SUMMER ONLY, DATES TBD): All volunteers are welcome to join us for a community meal! We host them every Monday and Thursday after volunteer hours ~7 pm. Our staff and interns cook up a few big dishes to share and everyone is welcome to bring a dish to share if they would like. Please bring your own plate and silverware.
Group Volunteer Opportunities: The Growing Project is capable of hosting groups of volunteers from 3-20 individuals at our garden depending on the time of year. This volunteer sessions can be between 1-2 hours long and may included a service learning component if requested that challenge participants to think critically about issues of sustainable agriculture and food access. We do ask for a monetary donation for all group opportunities due to the staff time dedicated to facilitating large groups and planning activities. Sliding scale available. Email email@example.com about pricing and opportunities.