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Gardening Volunteer

Organization: Shepherds of Good Hope

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 20

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Apr 1, 2019

Description

The Hope Garden is a great place to meet new people and share your passion for the outdoors. Our garden volunteers are a wealth of knowledge, from lessons learned to members with an education in agriculture/horticulture; we are always learning tips and tricks for a healthier organic garden.

Contact

Stephanie Mora Garcia

6137898210

Ext: 228

smgarcia@sghottawa.com

Volunteer Opportunity Address
233 Murray St.

Details

Good for people interested in: Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening)

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
A great opportunity to learn new skills and participate in giving back to the community.

How will the organization benefit?
The vegetables harvested from the garden go right back to our shelter and supportive living programs, providing our clients and residents with healthy food options.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups

Public transportation available: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes