Volunteers are what make Sustainable Food Center so successful! Every year, SFC relies on the energy and time of hundreds of volunteers to keep our programs going. Without their devotion, SFC would not be able to help more than 350,000 Central Texans access healthy, affordable, locally-grown food annually.
Want to join the SFC Volunteer Team? Start by attending a Volunteer Orientation. All new volunteers are required to attend a Volunteer Orientation, pay a $10 administration fee, and complete a criminal background check.
Volunteer orientations are on a short hiatus from May-July, 2018. Check back again soon to learn when our next orientation will be available for registration.
Our 2.5-acre Teaching Garden is a place for visitors of all ages to learn about sustainable gardening methods, and consists of vegetable production beds, rain gardens, a children’s sensory garden, and a greenhouse and apiary – all constructed with the help of volunteers!
Group volunteer workdays consist of individual seasonal gardening tasks and larger projects that require teamwork....more