Interested in urban agriculture? Want to meet others who share a passion for food? Excited to see where your tomatoes come from?
Cultivate KC offers a range of volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups, from working in the field, staffing events, to assisting in the office. We’d love your help!
** The health and safety of our community is at the heart of everything Cultivate KC does. KN95 masks are available for volunteers, and we encourage you to use them to help protect our staff, other volunteers and visitors. **
Saturday Work Days & New Volunteer Orientation at Wesptort Commons Farm
Come help us for a few hours in the field. Get your shoes muddy and your hands dirty while learning what Cultivate KC is all about. New Volunteer Orientation/Open Work Days are scheduled one Saturday a month, and we would like all new volunteers to attend one of these events before joining other work days or scheduling individual work hours with Farmer Daniel.
Plan a work the farm day with your organization, company, church or friend group to experience a little of what it’s like to be an urban grower! Volunteer groups can be as small as 5 and as large as 25. Please submit the Volunteer Interest Form (below) to schedule a day on the farm get your hands dirty alongside our farm crew. We ask that you schedule your volunteer day a month in advance so we can plan a rewarding outing for your group. Have more than 25 in your group? Contact us below and we’ll talk!
We appreciate volunteers for our events, from organized work days to our Dig In! farm-to-table fundraiser. Watch our social media and events page for volunteer opportunities. Event volunteers mainly help with set up, registration and breakdown.
Our FAVORITE kind of volunteer- Individuals or groups interested in a long-term volunteer commitment to Cultivate KC during which they can commit a regular time weekly or monthly to one of our farm sites. Our farm managers will work with you to create a curriculum of tasks so that you can learn a variety of farming skills and techniques for soil conversion, planning, planting and harvesting. Please indicate your interest in a dedicated volunteership in your in your Volunteer Interest Form below.
Volunteer Waiver of Liability and Photo Release
All volunteers are required to submit a Volunteer Waiver of Liability and Photo Release.