City Schoolyard Garden Volunteer Opportunities

1. We need volunteers to sign up for garden workdays at all of our schools during the spring season. We are looking for 5-10 volunteers for each of these workdays from approximately 9am-12pm, so please e-mail one of the Garden Coordinators at the e-mails listed below if you are interested.

Our upcoming volunteer days are:

Burnley-Moran: 3/25/17 – Matt Darring; burnleymoran@cityschoolyardgarden.org

Clark: 2/11/17, 4/15/17 – Sarah Wayne; clark@cityschoolyardgarden.org

Greenbrier: 2/11/17, 2/25/17, 4/15/17 – Emily Anderson; greenbrier@cityschoolyardgarden.org

Jackson-Via: 3/25/17 – Sarah Wayne; jacksonvia@cityschoolyardgarden.org

Johnson: 4/1/17 – Rick Harden; johnson@cityschoolyardgarden.org

Venable: 2/18/17, 2/25/17venable@cityschoolyardgarden.org

2. We need volunteers to sign up to help at prepare snacks for the Harvest of the Month events.

Monday, February 27, 2017 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM


3. We need volunteers to help represent CSG at the Charlottesville 10-Miler Race. CSG is a beneficiary for the 2017 race and needs to contribute 15 to 25 volunteers. If you are interested in supporting CSG by volunteering at a fun, traditional race, we would love to have your help.  Sign up here and note that you are representing City Schoolyard Garden.

Saturday, March 18, 2017 – 6:30AM to 10:00AM


Please email volunteer@cityschoolyardgarden.org for if you’d like to sign up or more information.



In addition to helping with our Harvest of the Month Program, CSG relies on volunteers for building projects, social media outreach, special events, and many other ways to use your talents in support of youth engaging with nature. Consider:

+ Becoming a guest garden blogger and help share what’s happening in the garden

+ Support an elementary school by hosting a class or after school club

+ Work with a team to tackle one of our construction projects

+ Help organize one of our community and supporter events

To volunteer, please fill out the survey below and contact volunteer@cityschoolyardgarden.org.

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