CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS. REGISTER AT THE VOLUNTEER DRIVE JULY 6TH & 7TH
Are you an old fashioned human who enjoys donating your time and skills to a small project with a large environmental impact?
Are you a foodie who totally understands why small scale agricultural projects are important to achieving community equity in our food and health systems?
Do you have a few hours to help with farm work on Friday afternoons or early Sunday morning?
Please stop by our volunteer registration table in front the market July 6th / 7th 6 pm to 7:30 pm to register your availability and skills and plan to join us on July 13th from 6 pm to 9 pm.
HATTIE CARTHAN MARKET/FARM VOLUNTEER DRIVE
July 6th 2017 / July 7th 2017 - 6pm - 7:30 pm Hattie Carthan community garden - Marcy Avenue & Clifton Place
Our Registration Table will be setup in Front of Market
HATTIE CARTHAN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION
July 13th 2016 from 6 pm to 9 pm
Magnolia Tree and Earth Center 677 Lafayette Avenue
Please note, you will need to register at our Volunteer Drive on July 6th 2017 or July 7th 2017 in order to receive this mandatory volunteer training and a season schedule.
The Hattie Carthan farm and it's two community based markets is currently seeking the following volunteers:
2 adult market seller mentors to oversee market sales and inventory
2 market promotions volunteers to spread flyers and emails to community organizations and residents
2 people to help setup and breakdown the Sunday market
2 special events interns to assist with annual fundraising dinners and seasonal public art installations on farm
5 weeders and waterers for market and farm beds
3 dedicated harvesters to pick and clean the food for distribution in the market every Friday 2 pm to 6 pm and Sundays noon to 2 pm
2 livestock interns to tend and maintain disease free coops weekly
1 basket distribution intern to coordinate weekly nutritional data and recipes for market baskets . Weekly basket intern will assist with signing up new basket clients on market days in a July and August and to monitor customer pickups in Saturday and Sunday markets.
Looking forward to seeing you in the garden, farm or market soon.