NCF depends on our volunteers to successfully deliver our programs.
There are many ways for you to share your time and talents with your local, community farm.
We are always looking for people with various backgrounds, talents, skills, and interests.
We also strive to accommodate different levels of available time commitments, from an occasional hour or two to an on-going leadership role.
Join us! Read more about our opportunities and current needs below.
Interested? Contact email@example.com with an e-mail noting your name, interest, and information about yourself relevant to the work you are interested in doing. Our Volunteer Coordinator will follow-up with you in a timely way.
IMMEDIATE VOLUNTEER NEEDS
May 19th and 20th Seedling Sale: event volunteers, event organizers
CONTINUING OPPORTUNITIES (click each for more information)
FIELD CREW VOLUNTEERS – during growing season May through Oct
SUMMER INTERN PROGRAM – July and August
Field Crew/high school students
Education/high school and college students
NCF LEADERSHIP TEAM – Board members/all year, off-board/time commitment varies
Board of Directors
Off-Board advisory and special project roles
OTHER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Fundraising: grant-writing, spring appeal mailing help
Education: Committee Members, Class Assistants
Events and Volunteer Outreach: volunteers for upcoming events (May Seedling Sale, July Dinner on Farm, Sept Fall Festival), event organizers for upcoming events
Communications: Video Producer (produces short video articles), Graphic Designer (help design materials), Photographer, Media Calendar Liaison (update event info on-line), Newsletter Writer (writes short articles for newsletter).
Finance: Financial projects
Buildings: project oversight assistance for other projects (i.e. house maintenance projects)
- Newton Community Farm is a small, working farm. While we welcome group visits from various kinds of organizations, these visits require staff time to coordinate, organize and run.
- To cover the cost of the visit and ensure a high quality experience, we offer a fee-based educational program for groups wishing to come to the farm.
- If your group is interested in visiting Newton Community Farm, please contact our Education and Outreach Director at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.