Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture
Dates: June 8th-11th
Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Monday-Thursday
Drop Off/Pick Up Location: 1207 Smith St, Columbia, MO 65201
YVC will be volunteering with the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture to enhance the community's health by connecting people to agriculture and the land through hands-on learning opportunities from seed to plate.
- YVC projects are open to all youth ages 11-18.
- Youth volunteers will need to bring their own lunch each day.
- Transportation to and from the project will not be provided.
- Youth volunteers are encouraged to wear their YVC summer shirt (provided for free on the first day of projects), clothing that can get dirty and closed-toe shoes.
- Please bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and gardening gloves.
- Volunteers will be working to maintain the 1.3 acre Urban Farm.Tasks include but are not limited to: weeding, transplanting, seeding, harvesting, and building fences. The team will learn about agriculture and food security while helping to care for a large garden whose produce is donated to the food pantry.
Learn More About Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture:
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