Linking local farmers with people in need of healthy food

Volunteer Opportunities

February 2019

We are currently seeking volunteers for the following positions:

  • Bookkeeper
    Works in collaboration with the Farms for Life Treasurer to execute, track, and report Farms for Life financial transactions using QuickBooks. Monthly transactions are limited and average approximately 12-20 per month. Estimated volunteer time averages 4 hours per month; peak times of the year would be January/February.
  • Board of Directors: Communications Chair
    Creates content and manages all communications for Farms for Life including: social media content, quarterly newsletter content, website requests, and blog posts/articles. Attends monthly board meetings and supports collaboration with other chair positions such as Resources, Fundraising, and Operations.
  • Board of Directors: Member at Large
    A Farms for Life member at large supports the Farms for Life board by attending monthly meetings and Farms for Life events. Estimated time commitment per month is 4-10 hours.
  • Grant Writer
    Supports the Resource Committee chair with research for appropriate grants, writing letters of inquiry, maintain grant tracking spreadsheets, writing thank-you letters, supporting end of season reports, developing and foster relationships with grantors, and writing newsletter articles. Estimated time per month is 5-10 hours.

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