Riverview Gardens is seeking friendly individuals in the farm workshop to greet volunteers, direct people to work areas, assist with lunch and help with plants, as needed. Shifts would include 7:30 am to 11 am; 11 am to 1 pm; 1 pm to 3 pm.
Harvest/Wash/Pack – Riverview Gardens is seeking volunteers who enjoy gardening or working with fresh food to help us harvest, wash and pack during our busy season! Greatest needs are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays anytime from 9:00 am-3:30 pm.
Delivery Driver – Volunteers Needed for CSA delivery! Wednesdays 2:00-4:00 pm Deliver CSA shares to local businesses and help us deliver our mission! Must have a valid driver’s license, vehicle and good driving record.
Attend an orientation or, if you already have, contact Kristie Mastey at [email protected].
Join us to plant the seeds of change! It’s easy to get involved:
1. COMPLETE VOLUNTEER WAIVER and bring it to orientation.
2. ATTEND AN ORIENTATION. New volunteer orientations are held on the following dates/times:
Orientations are @ Farm Workshop, 242 W. Seymour Street, Appleton, WI 54915. Directions to Farm Workshop: Going South on Oneida Street from downtown Appleton, turn right on W. Seymour (St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is on your left), turn right into the 242 W. Seymour driveway, less than a 1/2 mile up the road. Please park on W. Seymour or Wilkie Streets, and park clear of no-parking areas.
3. GET STARTED!
Most volunteer opportunities are located on the urban farm; however, some other seasonal opportunities are available. Volunteers should wear appropriate attire for outdoor work and closed-toed shoes/boots, and bring a refillable water bottle. You don’t need to know how to “farm” – there are so many great opportunities and we train all volunteers!
Season Hours are (May-October):
**Saturday, 9am-12 noon
Off Season Hours are (November-April):
**Saturday (every other) 9 am-12 noon
Click here for more information: GREATEST VOLUNTEER NEEDS
Please review our VOLUNTEER POLICIES
We invite your organization, club, team or office to embrace and grow from the lessons of social innovation. Volunteering is a positive activity for all types of groups. Group opportunities are customized and include a special orientation to our mission on the day of volunteering.
QUESTIONS AND INQUIRIES
Thank you for joining us to help transform our community!
We provide volunteer opportunities for individuals with court-ordered service. If you have any questions, including whether you are permitted to do community service at Riverview Gardens, please contact Maria Wierichs at [email protected]