With more than 6 service opportunities a week, we welcome your help and encourage you to join us to DIG IN! Volunteer opportunities are available in our gardens, the plant sale, or one during one of our special events.
We also have opportunities to help with our Farm to School program, event planning committees, plant sale and more. To keep up with our special volunteer opportunities contact volunteer@Wyldecenter.orgto be added to our news list. See below for detailed info on how you can get more involved right away. You can even help us by promoting the garden to your friends! Find us on Facebook.
If you have questions, concerns, want to schedule a group service trip , or would like to be added to our Volunteer Info List contact email@example.com. When inquiring about a group please provide the following info :
All of our gardens require one Chaperone or more per 10 youth volunteers. We may accept volunteers 7+ but prefer 12+ years old.
Our Greening Gardens work hours are from 5-7pm, at a different site each day. Additionally, each site hosts a workday one Saturday a month. Please sign up at least 48 hours in advance of your desired workday. Greening Gardens opportunities will only be available through November 1st, 2015 and will resume March 14th, 2016.
Weekday Greening Gardens
Saturday Greening Gardens
(9 a.m. -12 p.m.):
Funds from the plant sale support our garden based education efforts and we couldn’t do it without volunteers! Help us grow 100s of varieties of heirloom veggies each season.
Spring and Fall workdays by appointment:
RAIN OR SHINE
Show up – Sign in – Dig In: Meet at the green house.
For larger groups contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Max number of volunteers is 10, ages are 12+.
Tasks: Sowing seeds, transplanting, and preparing the plant sale area for continual sales.
No experience necessary.
Wylde Woods work days at the Oakhurst Garden with DeKalb County Extension Master Gardeners:
Calling all forest lovers. Join Kat and Frances at the Oakhurst Garden to help and learn about our Native Woods! Just show up, sign in on the porch and dig in! Group service opportunities available with a max of 15 volunteers. Contact email@example.com with WYLDE WOODS VOLUNTEER in the subject line to schedule a group.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Decatur Farm to School program. Decatur Farm to School (DF2S), a Wylde Center program is a grassroots effort to connect City Schools of Decatur with local farms with the objectives of serving healthy meals in their cafeterias, improving student nutrition, and providing health and nutrition education opportunities that will last a lifetime. DF2S activities take place in the cafeteria, in the classroom and in the garden. Volunteer opportunities include helping with taste tests, organizing volunteers, Dine-Outs, communications, the mini-grant program, and more!
Please look at the list below, choose how you’d like to help and then contact firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know which committee or activity you are interested in.
We are looking for folks who are interested in serving as chairs, as sub-committee members, and as general volunteers who are willing to give a few hours on the day of an event.
Committee meetings are held the 4th Monday of each month from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Wylde Center office located at 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030. Chairs of each subcommittee are required to attend.
We host and attend various events throughout the year. We need volunteers to help us in a variety of ways for these events! Join our planning committees, help the day of with setting up, promote events to your friends, lead an activity, or help us clean up. Check out our events page for more information on these events or email email@example.com.