Plant it Forward in Newark


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CALL OUR OFFICE973-533-1993Newark, NJ 07106


Join a team of passionate volunteers who are dedicated to local farming by participating in the Garden of Worker Bees or Planting Seeds of Hope, SWAG Project.

We need your assistance in the following labor intensive tasks:

  • Build new planting beds.

  • Maintain existing planting beds.

  • Composting.

  • Till Soil.

  • Create pathways by laying and spreading mulch.

  • Raking.

  • Digging.

  • General garden maintenance and cleanup.

  • Watering.

  • Weeding.

  • Planting.

  • Harvesting.

You should arrive with the following:

  • Work clothes you are comfortable getting dirty (including shoes).

  • Work gloves.

  • Sunblock.

  • Water/Snacks.

NOTE: To participate in this project
you must be a Jersey Cares volunteer.

To sign up as a Jersey Cares volunteer:

1. Visit

2. Click on "Log-In"

3. Click on "Not a Member? Register"

4. Fill out all necessary information.

5. Register for a project!


Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

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