Get Involved

Today, we have volunteers stewarding on-site to cut back invasive species and make trails. The Garden has many varied volunteer opportunities both indoors and out and we welcome your participation.

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Already a volunteer? Log in to your profile, log your hours, and sign up for upcoming volunteer events. If this is your first time using the volunteer portal, you will need to click on “need a password”. Passwords must be at least 6 characters, contain a combination of both letters and numbers, and must contain both lower case and upper case letters.

Don’t see something that fits your interests or experience, but you still want to help? Contact Volcoord@piedmontgarden.org  with your interests and we’ll be sure to contact you with future opportunities.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Bio Blitz
Update the work of the previous Bio-Blitz by identifying and locating the plants in the Garden to reflect the existing site conditions.

Carpenters/Woodworkers
Help create special projects on the Garden site such as birdfeeders, bat boxes, etc. Opportunities come up throughout the year.

Educational Walk Docents
Share your knowledge and enthusiasm with our visitors.  Tree, Butterfly, Bird & Plant Walks are planned at different times throughout the year. Docents currently come to us with extensive knowledge of the local flora and fauna.  Works under the guidance of the Director of Marketing & Philanthropy.

Garden Guardian Educator
The educator develops short 5-10 minute presentations on various topics related to the garden. Prefer someone willing to commit to 2 part time mornings per month from March – November.

Garden Guardian
Workdays are held for two hours in the morning on the first and third Wednesdays of the month, April through November, weather permitting. Work individually or with your fellow Guardians to weed existing beds, identify and manage invasive plants, maintain paths, and more.

Garden Guide
Garden Guides offer public tours of the Garden site and share our future plans for the Garden. Must be reliable, outgoing and friendly, and have your own transportation.

Translator
Language skills needed to translate website survey, and translate for virtual presentations & site tours.

Workday Warrior
One day work events to take on a variety of rigorous maintenance and building projects throughout the year. Help with preparing soil, planting, or transplanting in new or existing gardens, and other hands-on projects.

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION