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Garden Volunteer

project: Back To Earth Projects
  • Broadwater Farm Community Centre, 1 Adams Rd
  • N17 6HE
  • 1 - 3
See more volunteer opportunities from: Haringey

About the opportunity

Community Business, Food, Funding, Gardening, Health & Wellbeing, Older People

Back2earth is a community space in the heart of Broadwater Farm Tottenham. Our core goal is to share and promote health and well being through echo and gardening activities. We NEED support with our administrative and publicity/marketing tasks. If you have experience in these (including social media formatting and project promoting) comes and joins us! We would really appreciate YOUR support! We also have a canteen (Jazz Cafe), where we provide delicious, healthy and homely food with the produce grown in our gardens. If You have experience in food prep (food & hygiene certification required), customer service and cleaning again we would appreciate your support!

Daily
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Food & Hygiene Certificate for Food Preparation tasks

About the project

A registered charity based on Broadwater Farm in Tottenham, North London.

Back To Earth works for sustainable community regeneration and local community cohesion by reducing health inequalities; improving living standards and the environment for people living in Tottenham and Haringey.

To achieve these ends we seek to:

- empower local residents to make the best and most productive use of their surrounding land and community facilities.
- enable people to learn new skills - or develop existing ones - through practical, accessible education and accredited training in land–based green skills and healthy fresh food growing and catering.
- develop social enterprises like: the Farm Community Kitchen for healthy eating and cooking; local food growing in our community gardens - and a fresh Food Co-op - all locally run, using “local” food, employing local people and regenerating local estates, the community centre and Lordship Rec sustainably.

When

Mon 27 Nov 2017 to Fri 28 Dec 2018
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Volunteering impact

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Administrative/ Office volunteers will have the opportunity to generate ideas that benefit the local community and contribute to the projects aims and objectives. Kitchen volunteers will have the opportunity to support in providing healthy meals to the centre users. All volunteers are entitled to FREE lunch.