Whole Foods Market - Farm Clean Up (Kids Day of Service)
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)
Calling all families and kids! Join us for a day of volunteering at City Green, a non-profit organization based in Clifton, NJ dedicated to facilitating the establishment of urban farms and gardens in northern New Jersey’s cities to enrich the lives of inner city residents, while cultivating education in public health, nutrition and the environment.
This will be a community building, family focused 2 hour event with volunteer opportunities for everyone ages 2 and up! So get ready to roll up your sleeves and have some fun getting your hands dirty! The days activities will include working in the gardens at the farm - weeding, mulching, planting and painting. Volunteers of all ages are encouraged to participate.
Listed below is a description of the volunteer job as well as items that may be helpful to bring to the farm the on the day of the event. This is a great opportunity for team members, customers, kids and members of our communities to come together and help out a great non-profit as well as learn about City Green.
In honor of our Whole Kids Foundation, lunch will be provided to celebrate the day and coming together. Please join us for a fun filled day focused on community, food and healthy living.
Whole Foods Market Ridgewood
Volunteer Job Description:
We ask that volunteers bring signed copies for themselves, and any children, to our project so we can all stay safe. That form will be available on site.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is available on site, however, we do encourage carpooling.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Extra gardening gloves
Extra shovels, hoes, trowels
Extra gardening tools etc.
What to wear?
Layers (if its cooler that day)
Snacks & Hydration
Please bring bottles of water
Please bring snacks
Lunch will be provided courtesy of Whole Foods Market
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Jennifer Papa firstname.lastname@example.org
Whole Foods Market
Ellie Spray email@example.com
When & Where
Hosted by Whole Foods Market - Ridgewood
Whole Foods Market - Ridgewood is dedicated to caring about our communities & environment. We are proud to work with City Green year round on varying projects like this one. Follow us on Facebook for up-to-the-moment happenings in our store!