Special Event - Soil Sale Fall 2018


Name of Organization / Employer: 
VanDusen Botanical Gardens Association
Application Deadline: 
21 Sep 2018 01:50 PM (Friday)


Contact Name: 
Heidi Jakop
Contact Phone: 

The VanDusen Garden hosts Soil Sale twice a year- in spring and in fall. Special Events such as these, provide much-needed funds for the Garden activities and bring hundreds of garden enthusiasts out to pick up soil, compost, and manure for their gardens. This fall, we are looking for some help with our soil sale event and we would much appreciate if you could help us spread the word about this-perhaps someone you know might be interested in volunteering. This is a wonderful opportunity to get involved at VanDusen Gardens, meet new people and spend some time outdoors!
Here is a quick overview of the position Requirements:
We are looking for volunteers who are:
• Positive energy, friendly, and loves to smile
• Enjoys being outdoors
• Enjoys talking to a variety of people from different backgrounds
• Task-focused
• Most roles will require the physical ability such as standing for long periods of time, shoveling soil, carrying large bags of soil to cars or collapsing tables.
Volunteers duties include:
Sep't 22 - Shoveling compost into bags in preparation for the sale, which will require standing for long periods of time
All other dates - Directing traffic, loading large bags of soil into cars for customers and handling cash/customer service.
We are currently looking to recruit for the following dates:
Sep 22: 1- 4pm
Sep 27: 4.30 - 7.30pm
Sep 29 : 9.30 am - 3.30pm

You can find the details of the position https://app.betterimpact.com/PublicOrganization/5757625f-27eb-4d6c-9df5-....

If you are interested, please apply online https://app.betterimpact.com/Application?OrganizationGuid=5757625f-27eb-...