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Volunteer Opportunities. Farm Partners. Now Hiring.

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Get dirty


Volunteer Opportunities. Farm Partners. Now Hiring.

 

There are always opportunities for groups and individuals to volunteer on the farm.

 

HOW TO VOLUNTEER

For more information about volunteering or to make a booking, please contact the Service Learning Coordinator at localeducation@worldhungerrelief.org


volunteering

We accept volunteers by appointment Monday-Saturday. Please wear close-toed shoes, long pants, garden or work gloves, and bring a water bottle. Feel free to pack a sack lunch and enjoy a picnic on the lawn!

Contact localeducation@worldhungerrelief.org with questions and scheduling requests.

farm partners

Do you have a desire to learn about sustainable gardening, landscaping, vegetable production, harvesting, chickens, pigs, goats, or rabbits? Volunteer as a Farm Partner and gain experience in a variety of areas. Potential jobs include clearing garden beds, planting, harvesting, maintaining and improving our Texas-native landscape, moving and feeding animals, and other fun farm jobs!

Farm Partners are asked to commit to 4 hours per week for 10 weeks. We are flexible to your schedule.

farm day & Special Event partners

Help us share our mission and vision with the community of Waco! Volunteer at our Waco Downtown Farmers Market booth, post fliers around town and publicize for our annual Farm events, or take charge of one of our many activities, events, or services on Farm Day. Training is required.

Farm Event Partners will receive a free farm-fresh lunch in exchange for their services.

office volunteers

Do you have computer skills? Organizational skills? Are you able to make a regular commitment for a period of at least three months? Our office volunteer position is great for those who desire to do indoor work.

special skills

Do you have special skills you’d like to contribute to the farm such as photography, painting, carpentry, mechanics, mowing, or graphic design? We'd love to hear from you!

For more information about volunteering or to make a booking, please contact the Service Learning Coordinator at localeducation@worldhungerrelief.org

* Volunteers 13 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Jobs


Jobs


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fall garden crew

We are seeking part-time garden crew members to help with our fall field preparation, planting, and harvest.

  • Crew members will work under our Produce and Greenhouse Managers, performing tasks such as: soil and field preparation, irrigation, direct seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, and processing.

  • Requirements include willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions; ability to lift 50 lbs; ability to kneel, bend, and squat; and aptitude toward a physically active and fast-paced work environment.

  • Strong applications will communicate valuable experience in a similar field, strong work ethic, and an inclination toward teamwork.

  • Hours: 20-25 hours/week.

  • Compensation: $10.00-$12.00/hr based on experience.

download application: HERE

Applications can be sent to info@worldhungerrelief.org or dropped off at 356 Spring Lake Rd. Waco, TX. 76705