Plant a Seed to Feed Those in Need


Organization: Volunteer Marin

Date and time: Saturday April 16, 2014  9:30 am – 12:00pm

Meeting location: Homeward Bound Garden, 1399 N Hamilton Parkway, Novato 94949

Project description: Volunteer to help maintain Homeward Bound’s garden at the New Beginnings Center. The food cultivated will feed the homeless and support the Fresh Starts Culinary Academy, Homeward Bounds job training program. . The garden where “the
homeless feed the hungry” has been recognized nationally as a charitable and educational garden that enhances the quality of life in the community. The garden is a chemical-free organic garden that produces vegetables and eatables for the residents of Homeward Bound. It started off as parking lot and has become a very fruitful organic vegetable and fruit garden. Bring a friend and plant a seed to feed those in need!

What will be provided: Gardening gloves and tools

What to bring: Wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes that can withstand a little dirt!

Contact: Lauren Dunford, ldunford@cvnl.org, 415-448-0333

Registration/Sign up information: This project is hosted by Volunteer Marin in partnership with Homeward Bound of Marin. Please click on  http://ow.ly/tEaz2 to register for this project on www.volunteermarin.org prior to attending.