I am often asked by people interested in volunteering at The Sharing Farm what they will do as a volunteer. It’s a great question, but perhaps an even better question is “what DON’T volunteers do?” It’s only mid-May, but volunteers have already come out in full force to help the farm launch the 2015 growing season. […]
Starting this Saturday April 25th, join me for our weekly drop in volunteer program: Friends of the Fields. This volunteer program is great for anyone who has an interest in learning about the farm, and getting their hands in the dirt. Together, we will work in a team to accomplish a variety of activities. No […]
(CANADA SUMMER JOBS) Background: The Sharing Farm is a non-profit community organization that grows vegetables on donated city lands for the Richmond Food Bank and other community agencies. We are looking for enthusiastic, hard-working farm interns for May – August 2015. The Sharing Farm is a unique community farm combining the practice of organic farming set within […]
You work with people who are not paid. They come because they want to come. You can’t tell them what to do. You request.
For Annaliese Frauendorf, volunteering at The Sharing Farm has meant so much, it’s hard to put into words.
The Sharing Farm Society (SFS) is looking for a dynamic, committed, and experienced person, to join our team as Volunteer Coordinator. The Sharing Farm Society is a community of amazing staff, directors, and volunteers who work together to grow organic fruits and vegetables for donation to our neighbours in need. Our 3-acre farm is located […]
A few words about the success of this season and some projects we hope to unfold in 2015. This year was a great success on so many levels. The combination of great weather, the hard work of field staff and so many volunteers who contributed to one of the largest harvest on record. Our donations […]
The Sharing Farm is looking for an experienced small scale farmer for the 2015 season. This an 8 month seasonal position beginning in March. We are posting this position now in order that prospective candidates can view The Sharing Farm while still in season and discuss the operation with us. As such we are seeking […]
With the tremendous summer and the bounty it provided, we’ve been having a great year. (Not that it’s over yet). You’ve helped The Sharing Farm continue to serve our community with that bounty. We want to celebrate and thank you for your support with an afternoon of food and fun. The Luncheon: Catered Lunch Cut-throat style […]