General Volunteer Opportunities
Are you a backyard farmer or gardener that wants to share your knowledge? Contact us! Click here to complete the volunteer application.
Are you a writer inspired by nature? We need you too! Please contact us at Info@anvfarm.org and find out how we can work together!
Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project is seeking a part-time, volunteer organizational Volunteer Coordinator to assist the Executive Director and Program Coordinator with building a volunteer capacity to enhance the work of ANV. The Volunteer Coordinator will be responsible for recruiting and managing Acta Non Verba’s volunteers and volunteer program.
Read the full description and apply HERE today!
We are looking for a gardener to make sure the soil youth are working with is of the right quality and in good condition, help youth select the right seeds for produce and flower which are ideal for Oakland’s growing conditions, trim and prune shrubs and trees, feed and water the plants and remove weeds, and lay down mulch, wood chips, moss and other soil moisturizers. Click here for a full list of qualifications and to complete a volunteer application!
We need a carpenter to help us build, finish, and repair small garden and farm structures using wood, concrete and metal. Click here for a full list of qualifications and to complete a volunteer application!
We have no intern openings at this time.
Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project is seeking a part-time, seasonal Farm to Table Chef Instructor beginning at our fall and winter HoliDay Camps November and December 2017. The Chef Instructor will prepare for and conduct the culinary component of our farm to table educational programs which teach basic culinary skills, food seasonality, and the joy of cooking and eating fresh fruits and vegetables grown right on and from the farm. Primary duties will include teaching basic culinary skills and the art of cooking to youth both on the farm and potentially in local schools and community centers. The Chef Instructor will be supported by adult Camp Counselors and youth Counselors In Training (CIT’s) and will report to the Camp Director.
About Acta Non Verba
Acta Non Verba (ANV) is an equal employment opportunity employer and strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply. ANV does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy), gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, medical condition including genetic characteristics, mental or physical disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, (including transgender status), weight, height, linguistic characteristics (such as accent and limited English proficiency, where not substantially job-related), citizenship status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Women and Men of color strongly encouraged to apply.
Small stipends may be available to internships and volunteer opportunities. Volunteer opportunities and internships require at least 5-8 hours per week, unless you have more time. Schedule is flexible, but most days will require a minimum of a half hour to keep communications constant. We require a minimum three month commitment.