Be a Hero – Apply to be a Volunteer Harvest Leader for the 2019 Gold Country Gleaning Season!

Bill Jensen, Miriam Limov and Heidi Zimmerman on a 2018 gleanPick fruit, meet new friends, explore our stunning county and donate the fruit to those in need (plus take a wee bit home for you) – Wow! What a remarkable volunteer opportunity this is and it could be yours – apply now to be a volunteer Harvest Leader for the 2019 Sierra Harvest Gold Country Gleaning season! We are seeking 5-6 passionate and enthusiastic volunteers who can commit to leading a crew of volunteers up to twice a month July – Oct. to pick fruit that would otherwise go to waste from Nevada County farms and home orchards and deliver it to Interfaith Food Ministry (IFM) to be distributed to their 8,000 clients with 25% of them children.  Volunteers picked and donated more than 10,000 pounds in the 2018 season to IFM – be a part of this awesome team that will try and double that amount in 2019! 

Applications due May 17 with interviews in late May. Apply today through the on-line form located here.  All training included!