Opportunity Details

Children & Youth Education

Age Minimum (with Adult): 8+, Minimum Age:16+

Get Your Hands Dirty at Zenger Farm (age 8+) *STW 2012*

Come out and get your hands dirty at Zenger Farm! We're a nonprofit and working urban farm promoting: sustainable food practices, youth education, environmental stewardship, and community and economic development. Our Friday work parties are a great way to connect with other community members, spend some time outside, and get your hands dirty growing healthy food!

We'll be completing an assortment of tasks that will contribute to the maintenance of a working urban farm and youth garden. From 12:30-1:30, volunteers will have the option of taking a tour of the farm to learn more about its crops, bees, sustainable farmhouse, youth programs, and more! See you on the farm!

Note: Volunteers age 8-15 may volunteer along with a responsible adult.
Volunteers age 16+ are welcome to volunteer on their own.

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To sign up for this project:

1. Log in (green button at the top of this page) or create a volunteer account.

2. Pay the registration fee - the Portland Timbers are asking supporters to join them in making a committment to support volunteerism throughout our region. Your registration fee will serve as a donation to Hands On Greater Portland to help cover the cost of organizing this week of service.

Click below to pay the registration fee ($30 per volunteer). As a thank you, you'll receive an exclusive Portland Timbers Stand Together Week scarf and bag!

Select total # of volunteers you're signing up for this project:


3. Sign up by clicking "Sign Up" below then "Submit" on the following page.
      NOTE: You'll need your Paypal receipt # to proceed.

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** THE FINE PRINT - please read **

>> To sign up a team or family, a $30 registration fee is required for each volunteer age 10 or older. Please select the appropriate # of volunteers from the PayPal menu above and be sure to click 'sign up with a team" below after payment. Learn more about creating/managing a team.

>> The registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable even if you do not attend the project that you sign up for. But rest assured that your contribution is supporting volunteer initiatives throughout the Greater Portland region.

>> You will not be able to sign up for a Stand Together Week project without completing all of the steps above. If you're unable to make a donation at this time, you're welcome to visit our 
project calendar or advanced search and sign up for a *Hands On* or *Referral* project at no charge.
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