Volunteer: Franciscan Monastery Community Tree Planting

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Franciscan Monastery

1400 Quincy St NE

Washington, DC 20017

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Join us in planting shade and fruit trees at the historic Franciscan Monastery in Brookland. Once mature, the fruit from the trees we plant will benefit area food cupboards.



Requirements

  • All volunteers must sign a completed Volunteer Waiver Form before participating. Please bring a completed waiver to the event to expedite the registration process. Waivers will be available onsite in the event you forget.
  • Youth under 18 years of age must have their parent or legal guardian sign a Parental Consent Form and be supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Advance registration is required; space is limited. If your plans change prior to the event, please update your registration status so we can secure the necessary number of volunteers.
  • Be present for and actively listening to the tool safety demonstration at the start of the event. Registration opens a half hour before the indicated start time.
  • Dress comfortably and appropriate for the weather. Closed-toe shoes are required.



Group Registration

If you represent a group (5+ people), complete the Group Volunteer Information Form and we will contact you to discuss potential volunteer opportunities.

Meals

Volunteers are welcomed in the morning with light breakfast fare and treated to a celebratory lunch at the conclusion. Indicate dietary restrictions during the online registration process. Drinking water is available throughout the event.

Getting There

Public Transportation: The Brookland- CUA Metro stop is about .7 miles from our meeting location. The meeting location can be accessed by the H6 Metrobus line.

Parking: Free parking will be available in the Monastery parking lot.

Bike Parking: Bike parking is available.



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Franciscan Monastery

1400 Quincy St NE

Washington, DC 20017

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