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Thu Apr 26, 2018 05:00 PM - Thu Jun 14, 2018 06:00 PM


8502 Skansie AveGig Harbor, WA 98332


Share your love of gardening with the kids at the Boys & Girls Club! Help us teach kids the importance of environmental sustainability while having fun planting a garden.

Location: Cheney Family Branch (8502 Skansie Ave, Gig Harbor, WA 98332)

Position: Garden Club Volunteer

Time Commitment:

  • 30 minute Volunteer Orientation (one-time)
  • 30 minute online training (one-time)
  • 1 hour, once per week Thursday’s between the times of 5:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Minimum 6 week commitment

Summary of Position and Duties:

  • Assist Staff in teaching Club members beginning gardening skills.
  • Help Club members plant garden beds and grow vegetables.
  • Introduce the basics of environmental sustainability.
  • Utilize BGCA program materials.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of gardening.
  • Patience working with children.
  • Punctual and dependable.
  • Minimum of 18 years of age with HS Diploma/GED/Equivalent
  • Able to pass a background check and national sex offender registry check


  • Child Development
  • Gardening
  • Environmental Education
  • Youth Services
  • Environmental Science
  • Farming

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour per week
  • A passion for working with children!

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