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Allotment food growing for Charity supporting food banks with Nurture Through Nature

Moulsecoomb

About this volunteering opportunity

We welcome adults (over 18s only) who are open to learning basic food growing skills within a friendly team environment. No previous experience of gardening is required. Tasks will be tailored to physical abilities taking note of any health considerations.

About this organisation

The purpose of our organisation is to address food poverty in the City of Brighton & Hove, by growing and supplying fresh allotment produce to food banks and community centres. The food we grow is donated to the Brighton Unemployed Centre Families Project and the Brighton & Hove City Mission food bank. We also collect unwanted produce from other growers at the Moulsecoomb Allotments. We have two community plots at the Moulsecommb Allotments and we run volunteering groups on Wed and Fri.

Induction, training and support offered with this opportunity

All volunteers receive an induction on their first day and ongoing informal training and support from the group facilitator.

Skills or experience needed for this opportunity

None required, although volunteers must have a reasonable level of fitness.


The contact person for this opportunity is Josie Orams, josie@nurturethroughnature.org

  • Expenses are NOT paid for this opportunity.
  • This opportunity is NOT fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Assistance with childcare is NOT available for this opportunity.

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  • an environmental project
  • volunteering as part of a team
  • conservation/gardening/animals
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