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
Restoration & Maintenance of the Consevation Reserve & Trails
Wednesday Willoughby Farm Hand
Internships - Academic and Community
Wednesday Gardener (Assist & learn from UofI Ext. Master Gardeners) for 16 years & older
We are always looking for new Master Gardeners too!
Master Gardens take a training course offered by the U of I Extention
Every Wednesday from 9am to noon
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
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)
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Saturday Dates: Sept 29, Oct 27, Nov 10, Dec 8, Jan 26, Feb 16, Mar 23 and 30, April 27
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!