The Jubilee Garden is a community garden to provide a place to meet and build relationships while growing and gathering food.
Goals of the Jubilee Garden
To encouragethecommunitytopicktheirfoodtherebygivingthem backsomeownership over it.
To sparkthecommunity’sinterestingrowingtheirownfoodand eating healthier.
To provideamomentoftime for thevolunteerstocommunicate with the neighbors, pray with them, encourage them, teach them, and maybe even get them involved.
To provide volunteers to build relationships with each other, journeyingtogetherwithburdensandjoyswhilegivingbacktothe community.
How You Can Help As a Master Gardener you can volunteer with your time, helping build raised beds, filling them up with dirt, planting vegetables, weeding, and helping with the general upkeep of the garden. In exchange you will get to practice gardening skills and harvest produce from the garden, while building relationships.
Additional Ways to Contribute In additional to donating time, there are other ways you and anybody in the community can help:
Donate money for plants and tools (new compost bin, hand shovels, garden rakes, etc…)
If you are interested in Adopting a Bed these are the guidelines:
Maintainthebedbyweedingandpruning.Non-organic weed prevention and fertilizer is discouraged.
Youare encouragedtovolunteeratleastoneTuesdayor Thursday to experience serving the community from the garden.
You are encouraged to attend once a month community a “Grillin at the Garden” gathering. We will grill out, discussthelatestinthegarden,andworktogetherinthe garden.
You are encouraged to attend once or twice a week to maintainyourbedasacommunity.Atyourdiscretion according to what works for your schedule.