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|Age Limit||18 and up|
Come help fight senior hunger by assisting in our on-site garden at the Athens Community Council on Aging (ACCA)!
Volunteers will help prep garden beds for spring planting by collecting compost and soil into newly built beds. Students will learn about how to condition and maintain garden beds for a successful growing season.
All food grown on site is sold at the Tuesday public produce stand or to seniors facing food insecurity through the Meals on Wheels program at ACCA.
*HORT2000 students only*
Must wear close toed shoes. Dress appropriate for weather.
|Perks||Water and granola bars will be provided.|
|Parking Details||Come through parking lot and turn right by the trash and recycling. You will see the garden behind the building on the right. You may park in the parking spots there.|
|Causes||Advocacy Community Persons with Disabilities Environment Health Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs Older Adults|
|Skills||Elderly Assistance Food Distribution Food Preparation Help w/People Landscaping Mulching Nutrition Planting and Gardening|
16 Positions Filled | 12 Impacts | 36 Hours