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Opportunity Details

FOOD: Produce Packing

Volunteers help pack, close, and load 100 boxes of local produce that will be delivered to community centers in Oceanside where local families are able to pick up free fruits and veggies!

Providing these boxes for free helps to relieve some financial worries for families who may be struggling with the high cost of living. It also encourages healthy eating in the local community. BCDI would not be able to do this project without the help of dedicated volunteers!

Opportuity Requirements & Important Notes

  • Attire: Closed-toe shoes are required. Wearing a hat and sunscreen is recommended.

  • ​Bring: Water bottle

  • Waiver: Please bring a signed BCDI waiver with you when you volunteer. 

About Botanical Community Development Initiatives 

Botanical Community Development Initiatives (BCDI) is working to improve lives by connect plants, people, and community. Community Roots Farm is a project of BCDI and is 1-acre urban farm located in an Oceanside neighborhood and grows food with community, for community. The sustainably-grown produce is served in meals to children in local state-funded preschools that are located in low socioeconomic neighborhoods where access to fresh food is lacking.

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Hunger & Homelessness, Health & Wellness
Families, Low-income communities
Collecting, Sorting & Packaging,Family Friendly

Age Minimum (with Adult): 10+, Minimum Age:16+

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