IN-PERSON OPPORTUNITY - Urban Harvest Gardening Team at Blackshear School Garden!

Houston

Family Volunteering

Start Date
End Date
Duration
3 hours
Location
Blackshear School Garden

2900 Holman St
Houston, TX 77004
United States

If the school gate is open, park inside the gate. If not, park in front of the school. Buzz into the school and please sign in the front office.

This is a modified, in person volunteering opportunity. Detailed instructions and educational resources will be sent to you upon registration. You will meet with our nonprofit partner directly for the service opportunity onsite. A COVID waiver from both Generation SERVE and our nonprofit partner will be required. Please be sure to review our Generation SERVE waiver HERE and return your signed copy to leah@generationserve.org.


This activity is best for ages 6 and up with a parent or guardian. Mature teens may participate as a drop off event with certain additional requirements. 


Join us to help Urban Harvest for DigItDay at Blackshear School Garden. We will help maintain and work the school garden. Volunteers will maintain the garden beds and may pull weeds spread mulch, compost, fertilize or hand till. Please wear closed toe shoes, long pants, a hat, and water bottle. Please also bring your own gardening gloves if you would like them. Tools will be provided.


If the school gate is open, park inside the gate. If not, park in front of the school. Buzz into the school and please sign in the front office. There will be a Garden Educator on site to coordinate volunteer tasks.


When coming to the garden, please bring a water bottle and a snack.


Please Review Media Release Form below before your first visit to the garden


Links:

Urban Harvest Media Release

Photos of the Garden



Please note that all volunteers must wear a mask and maintain social distancing. You will be sent detailed instructions prior to the event and will be asked to sign a Generation SERVE waiver and complete registration with Urban Harvest.


Questions? Contact us at houstonteam@generationserve.org. 

Blackshear School Garden