Volunteers are the heart of Growing to Give. We have a volunteer governing board and two volunteer co-directors. We rely on field volunteers to help us plant, weed, and all manner of other farm tasks. We partner with the Merrymeeting Gleaners, the Androscoggin Gleaners, and the Cumberland County Gleaners to harvest and deliver food. Volunteers also help with events, board committee work, and fundraising.
In addition, larger groups from schools, churches, and other organizations come periodically to help with larger projects. In 2018 we had groups from:
We welcome volunteers year-round. Whether you want to dig in the dirt, share your gifts on a committee, or help in other ways, we have a spot for you!