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Volunteer at New Leaf Farm

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Multicultural Refugee Coalition

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

New Leaf Agriculture offers refugees from traditional farming cultures the chance to reconnect and grow in a trade that they are already passionate about. Volunteers help the refugee farm crew in building out our twelve-acre regenerative farm. You might do a variety of tasks such as creating farm pathways, establishing cover crops, forming new beds, harvesting, and many other things while working alongside our New Leaf crew.

Sign up online to volunteer: https://www.mrcaustin.org/volunteer

The farm is located 20 minutes east of Austin, at 17312 Littig Road, Elgin, TX 78621

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About Multicultural Refugee Coalition


PO Box 41566, Austin, TX 78704, US

Mission Statement

Multicultural Refugee Coalition (MRC) creates livelihood opportunities for refugees.


MRC blends skills-based education with social entrepreneurship to connect refugees to dignified, fair-wage work in Austin. We operate a commercial farm and sewing studio.

Open Arms Studio is a textile manufacturer employing refugees at a fair wage in Austin, Texas, through advanced sewing training and fair-wage employment. New Leaf Agriculture connects refugee families to the land, both by matching them to community garden plots and employing skilled farmers at our local commercial farm.

Immigrants & Refugees


We'll work with your schedule.


AustinAustin, TX 78704




  • Teens
  • Group


  • Must be at least 8
  • Volunteer shifts are three hours, from 9:00 am-12:00 pm on Fridays and Saturdays. There is no long-term requirement.

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