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Volunteering Opportunity: VO96837

  • Garden Volunteer
    with Grow West Fife.

    Created/last updated: 11/07/2023

    About this opportunity:Grow West Fife is a community garden based in the walled garden of Blair Castle, just outside Culross
     •  They run three weekly gardening sessions where they grow food and new friendships for all
     •  They teach people to grow and cook their own food and share their home-grown harvest with anyone in need
     •  They cook and serve their produce at their weekly Friday lunch clubs and at lunch breaks in volunteer sessions
     •  They are always looking for new volunteers who can dig in and play their part in making everyone feel welcome
     •  Volunteers can help with gardening and growing, cooking, or any other activity that they would like within the garden
     •  You don't have to have any gardening or cooking skills - you can learn with them
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:12
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Volunteers will receive relaxed and informal training during gardening sessions to teach them to grow food.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses are available upon request.

    Experience required:The garden is open to all regardless of ability. Grow West Fife likes to promote a friendly, joyful, welcoming atmosphere.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Walled Garden, Blair Castle, Culross, Fife, KY12 8JW.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.