Willoughby would not be where it is today without the dedication of its volunteers. Please consider becoming part of our team of volunteers and making a difference in our community.
Our goal is to educate people to better understand and appreciate our natural resources, farm heritage and family values of the past and present. We would love for you to join our efforts! No experience required, just time and a smile. Contact us at 618-977-0941
TYPES OF VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Docent or Trail Guide
Restoration & Maintenance of the Consevation Reserve & Trails
Wednesday and/or Saturday Willoughby Farm Hand
Internships - Academic and Community
Wednesday Gardener (Assist & learn from Uof I Ext. Master Gardeners) for 16 years & older
OR become a Master Gardener!
Master Gardens take a training course offered by the U of I Extention
Wednesday Workdays and Super-Fun Saturdays
Every Wednesday (9 am - 1 pm) and Some Saturdays
Saturday Workdays - call to confirm, OR schedule your own workday 618-977-0941 (individuals and groups welcome)
Bring your work gloves and water bottle. Help the farmhands, conservation stewards, or the U of I Extension Master Gardeners. This work is primarily done outdoors. Be sure to wear appropriate clothing. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. No experiene needed, come joing the fun!
Willoughby Conservation and Trail Stewards - any day of the week!
Help us restore the trails, conservation reserve, clean the animal stalls, and beautify the farmyard.
Make sure to wear closed toed shoes, gloves and a bring a water bottle.
Open to anyone 10 and up (9 &under with parental supervision)
CALL TO SCHEDULE YOUR WORKDAY - group or individual
Join the Willoughby Workers Today!
The success of Willoughby Farm is because of our volunteers!
Good people working together for the Right reasons - making our community better and stronger!