Support our outreach efforts in the Englewood community. Download the job description to find out more: Outreach Assistant (.pdf).
As a volunteer at Growing Home, you have an opportunity to participate in our mission. Our volunteers help with events, lend a hand on the farm, and assist with administrative projects.
Volunteers are welcome at any of our scheduled volunteer days throughout the season. We have a limited number of opportunities for groups and recurring volunteers. Volunteering occurs during the farming and training season, March through November, weekdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Please complete our volunteer form if you’d like to sign up.
Growing Home recruits job-seeking adults facing multiple barriers to employment into our paid 14-week job training program. We welcome individuals with criminal records, histories of homelessness, low education, and lack of formal work experience.
Our program combines fieldwork on our farms with classroom instruction to prepare participants for success in the workforce.
We host three program cohorts from April to October, with recruitment beginning in late February. To learn more please read the 2017 PA Job Description.