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Mona Center Farm

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Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington

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

Join us on Tuesday and Saturday mornings to get your hands in the dirt and help tend to the Mona Center Farm! Volunteer tasks for each day will be posted at the Mona Farm, but the work may include:

  • Mid-season: weed, mulch, and tidy up beds, update signage, transplant or harvest vegetables, fertilize plants, prepare harvested vegetables for storage or transport
  • Late-season: harvest vegetables, clean up beds, plant winter crops

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Qualifications:

Volunteers who have an eager attitude and are willing to say "yes" to the Head Farmer are most welcome. No gardening experience is necessary but it is welcome!

  • High school students can participate if accompanied by an adult and they bring a Parent Guardian Waiver.
  • Helpful and cooperative with a calm demeanor
  • Able to follow directions and maintain a safe environment
  • Everyone in the volunteer’s household is free from COVID-19 symptoms.
  • Volunteers must provide their own face cover or mask AND wear it for the duration of their volunteer shift.

When: Tuesdays and Saturdays 9:00AM - 10:00AM

What to Bring: Masks, 2-3 bottles of water, Clothing and accessories appropriate for the weather (i.e. hats, sunscreen, scarves, jackets, etc.) Mona Center Farm has gloves and tools for volunteers to use.

Why Volunteer: Volunteers will help the Mona Center Farm be as productive as possible. The vegetables harvested will go to Catholic Charities’ KitchenWork, the catering job readiness program that provides the meals for St Maria’s Meals food distribution.

Questions? Email volunteer@cc-dc.org.

Want to learn more? Follow Mona Farm on Facebook and Instagram.

14 Shifts

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  • Sat Oct 02, 2021 - morning / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Tue Oct 05, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Sat Oct 09, 2021 - morning / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Tue Oct 12, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Sat Oct 16, 2021 - morning / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Tue Oct 19, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Tue Oct 19, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Tue Sep 28, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Sat Sep 25, 2021 - morning / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Tue Sep 21, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Sat Sep 18, 2021 - morning / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Mon Sep 13, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • Sat Sep 11, 2021 - morning / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Tue Sep 07, 2021 - morning / 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington

Location:

924 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20001, US

Mission Statement

Catholic Charities is the social ministry outreach of the Archdiocese of Washington. Motivated by the Gospel message of Jesus Christ, and guided by Catholic social and moral teaching, Catholic Charities strengthens the lives of all in need by giving help that empowers and hope that lasts. To this end we affirm and support the dignity of all human life, strengthen families and serve the poor and most vulnerable.

Description

For more than 80 years, families, children and adults in need of help and hope have been able to turn to Catholic Charities to find comprehensive, caring and competent support. Last year our 63 programs working in 48 locations across the District of Columbia and the surrounding Maryland counties served more than 126,000 men, women and children of all economic, religious and social backgrounds.

Community
Faith-Based
Hunger

WHEN

Sat Jul 24, 2021 - Tue Oct 19, 2021
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
This opportunity has 14 shifts

WHERE

5859 Allentown WayTemple Hills, MD 20748

(38.80061,-76.90583)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • 1 hour

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