Plant it Forward in Newark (Vineyard Baptist Church)
A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
5 people are interested
Join a team of passionate volunteers who are dedicated to local farming. We need your assistance in the following labor-intensive tasks:
The main focus as of now will be weeding and planting.
- Maintain existing planting beds.
- Till Soil.
- Create pathways by laying and spreading mulch.
- General garden maintenance and cleanup.
- Volunteers should bring their own mask or face covering and gloves
- All work gloves and tools will be provided
- Volunteers should bring water and snacks as needed
- Free on-site parking is available
- Please wear closed toed shoes and long pants
- Sunscreen and bug spray are recommended
This opportunity will occur once per week and the food harvested will directly feed the local community.
About Jersey Cares
290 West Mount Pleasant Ave, Suite 1320, Livingston, NJ 07039, US
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