GRANDVIEW WOODLAND FOOD CONNECTION
The Grandview Woodland Food Connection is a grassroots food security group supporting residents to access healthy and affordable food. We are developing a number of community based food initiatives, including community gardening, bulk buying groups, school gardens, canning workshops,community kitchens and more.
We are currently seeking community members interested in helping us boost our social media outreach, video/photography story gathering, fundraising event organization, wordpress web support, chef mentors for a youth meal program, poster designers, food workshop leaders (paid), and experienced gardeners for our school garden program. This is a great opportunity to get involved in community food programming. Call Ian if interested @ 604-718-5895
Apply now! 2018 Urban Farming Learning Program with Farmers on 57th
The Farmers on 57th market garden is seeking Learning Program volunteers for the 2018 season. This full season learning experience immerses you in the world of ecological farming. It is a practical hands-on experience where you exchange your labour and commitment for our instruction, supervision and mutual commitment. And, veggies!
The Volunteer Learning program runs March-October at the Farmers on 57th Market Garden, near Cambie & 57th Avenue. More details here: www.farmerson57th.ca/2018/01/14/urban-farming-volunteer-learning-program-apply-now/
Apply by February 15th, 2018.
UBC LANDED LEARNING PROJECT – FARM FRIEND VOLUNTEER
Put your hands in the earth and wonder at the journey of the seeds, the many flavours of leaves, and the small magnificence of bees! Join the Intergenerational Landed Learning Project as a Farm Friend Volunteer!
Intergenerational Farm Friend teams of one elder, one younger adult, and 3-5 elementary school children learn and practice caring for the Earth as they explore, grow, harvest, cook, and eat together at the UBC Farm.
Farm Friends commit 13 days (Wednesday or Thursday, 8:30am-1pm), every other week,
September – June. On-call volunteers also sought.
SALVATION ARMY BREAKFAST VOLUNTEERS
Every Monday and Friday Here at the Salvation Army Vancouver Community and Family Services, we provide a hot breakfast to individuals and families in need. The breakfasts we serve are free, and consist of some classics items:: French toast, Pancakes, Muffins, Eggs, and of course Bacon.
We are currently seeking a few committed volunteers to join us on Monday or Friday mornings to assist in cooking breakfast. We begin at 7:30am and are usually finished cleaning up by 10:30am. We are specifically looking for individuals who have prior experience in cooking and have a valid food safe certificate. If you are interested and able to commit, but do not yet have your food safe, please do not hesitate to contact us via:
or phone: 604-872-7676