"I Can Shine" Community Garden

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Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 38 people are interested

The "I Can Shine" Garden is an award winning community garden initiative serving low income families in Alexandria, VA. With the assistance of Master Gardeners and a team of volunteers, elementary school aged youth are engaged with a variety of gardening activities, including growing their own vegetables, as well as utilizing a curriculum to develop social skills and an appreciation for environmental science. There is also an associated nutrition component which guides the program participants about the benefits of increasing fresh fruits and vegetables in a daily diet.

1 More opportunity with Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority

Children & Youth Community Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

322 Tancil Ct.Alexandria, VA 22314

(38.808563,-77.04196)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Gardening

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week
  • Ability to work outdoors and get hands dirty.

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