spinner

Opportunity Details

Hunger & Homelessness

Age Minimum (with Adult): 5+, Minimum Age:16+, Court Ordered Volunteer - Allowed

Dig your Neighborhood at Cascade Giving Garden

Alleycat Acres reconnects people, place, and produce with a network of neighborhood run urban farms. In partnership with Friends of Cascade Park, Cascade P-Patch, the Y, and thousands of community volunteers, we transformed this corner of Cascade Park into a vibrant community farm! We welcome volunteers to come visit the garden every Monday evening, and to take home produce in exchange for their help. We are so excited to be growing food with the neighborhood, and distributing produce to Immanuel Community Services food bank, Recover Cafe, and O'rien Center.

We need your help to keep things growing! We have a farm coordinator on site during open hours to guide work and share skills. Depending on the season, you can expect to learn how to:

  • plant and care for edible vegetables, perennials, flowers, and natives
  • build healthy soil
  • identify and remove weeds
  • create compost
  • and Harvest!

We will provide all the tools and gloves, but ask that you dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. 

We will have water available but encourage you to bring a reusable bottle!

Please wait... spinner

Log in or Register

In order to register for this opportunity you must log in to an existing account or register to create a new account.

Register

Signup with team

This link allows you to participate in this opportunity with a team. When you click on the link you will have the option to:

  • Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
  • Create a new team to sign up.

Signup Questions

Please respond to the following questions in order to signup for this opportunity: