Adolescents (13-17)

Help in our Preserves and Community Gardens

The Land Trust has ample opportunity to help in our preserves and community gardens. Types of work may include trail maintenance, site clean-up, invasive species removal, raised bed or fence repair work, opening/closing gardens for the season. Volunteer as an individual or with a small group. Visit the Volunteer tab on our website to sign up!

Created: December 13, 2018 - 4:22pm
-- Updated: August 16, 2019 - 1:35pm

Food Sorters - mornings

Volunteers are needed to assist with sorting a variety of donated food & products at the Wallingford warehouse weekday mornings, Monday through Friday from 9:00-noon. Each volunteers must be able to stand for 3 hours and lift/carry 35 pounds. Ongoing weekly commitments are desired, 6 visit minimum.

Groups of 5-30 people are also welcome on a one time or repeating basis. Advance scheduling is required.Email [email protected] to determine date availability.

Fully enclosed footwear is required

Created: April 23, 2015 - 12:11am
-- Updated: October 10, 2016 - 2:44pm

Volunteer with Us on Saturday Mornings!

Volunteers are vital to our operation. Each Saturday morning volunteers distribute bags of groceries to individuals and family (including a children's bag for each child), assist guests in the clothing closet area , greet waiting guests with hot coffee, juice, and breakfast pastries, watch children in our children's corner , and ensure the environment is kept clean and welcoming.

Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:26pm
-- Updated: May 28, 2015 - 9:48am

Wallingford Area Volunteers needed

Connecticut Food Bank has moved to Wallingford and is in need of many individuals and groups to assist with food sorting on the week days between 9:00-noon and 1:00-3:00.

If you are interested in either volunteering as an individual or with your employees, church, school or civic organization please email [email protected] with your mailing and email information. 


Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:26pm
-- Updated: March 25, 2016 - 10:38am

CitySeed Volunteer Opportunities

Love farmers? markets? Like to meet your neighbors and local farmers? Come volunteer for CitySeed in New Haven! We have a wide variety of ways to engage the community in growing an equitable, local food system.

CitySeed is currently looking for volunteers to help with farmers market operations!

Weekday help is especially needed at the:

Downtown Farmers Market on Wednesdays 9:30am-2:30pm

Fair Haven Farmers Market on Thursdays 2:00pm-6:30pm 

A brief training, and commitment of hours is required.

Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:26pm
-- Updated: September 1, 2016 - 1:47pm

Volunteer Opportunities

Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK) works with over one thousand volunteers across Greater New Haven each year.  Our volunteer opportunities include meal service, dinner and lunch preparation, dining room set-up, inventory and stock-room work, and community outreach.  All volunteer opportunities at DESK scheduled online by visiting the Volunteer page on our website, where you can find additional information and guidelines.

Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:26pm
-- Updated: September 26, 2019 - 2:34pm
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