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Whole Foods Market - Farm Clean Up (Kids Day of Service)

Hosted by Whole Foods Market - Ridgewood

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)

Clifton, NJ

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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.

 

Thank you!

Whole Foods Market Ridgewood

 

Volunteer Job Description:

(Ages 2-65+)

Weeding

Turning Sod

Watering

Mulching

Painting

 

Volunteer Forms

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.

 

 

 

 

FAQs

 

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?

Jeans

Boots

Sunscreen

Hat

Sunglasses

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?

City Green

Jennifer Papa   jpapa@city-green.org

Whole Foods Market

Ellie Spray  ellie.spray@wholefoods.com

 

 

 

 

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When & Where


City Green @ Schulteis Farm
171 Grove Street
Clifton, NJ 07013

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)


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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!

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