During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Gardening!

Save to Favorites

ANGELICA VILLAGE

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 28 people are interested
Community Garden

Angelica Village has begun a community garden! Now that we have the foundation started we need volunteers to "adopt" a day a week for regular maintenance and also individual volunteers or groups who want to come one time or on regular basis if not weekly! Duties include clean-up, watering, weeding, planting, and regular maintenance. If you would like to adopt the garden for a day apply today!

8 More opportunities with ANGELICA VILLAGE

About ANGELICA VILLAGE

Location:

5455 W VIRGINIA AVE, LAKEWOOD, CO 80226, US

Mission Statement

Through love, care, and sustained mutual support, Angelica Village nurtures conscious community living spaces where people with special abilities, families seeking refuge from war and violence, individuals and families experiencing homelessness, and fellow community partners receive what they need and share what they can.

Description

Children and Youth Seeking Refuge from War: Youth are welcomed into the community as long-term community members and as the 'adoptive’ children of partners responsible for their direct care. Children grow up in the community until they are ready to transition fully into adulthood. Children will be supported socially, emotionally, spiritually and physically, as well as with education and generally adjusting to life in the United States. Once children have moved out of the direct proximity of the home they will continue to have the community as an extended family for their future.

Unaccompanied Youth and Families Exiting Homelessness: The community provides a place of refuge and support for three to five individuals and/or families whose circumstances have put them out on the street. This aspect is aimed at individuals who are wanting to engage in a larger community and parents who are working to create a stable environment for their children and are seeking support and guidance in their efforts. Households live in the immediate community for eleven months to two years. During this time, they are provided with comprehensive support including food, shelter, a therapeutic environment, emotional support, childcare, financial support, help finding employment, educational support and assistance finding and furnishing a permanent home. Once families resettle in a new home, they will remain integrated and supported by the community for as long as they desire.

Community
Homeless & Housing
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5455 W Virginia AveLakewood, CO 80226

(39.70807,-105.0565)
 

SKILLS

  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture
  • Farming

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 2 hours

Report this opportunity