Garden Volunteer Day, October 29th

Carver Middle School and WYLD needs VOLUNTEERS!




You, your friends, your neighbors, Y’ALL!!


WYLD’s Farm to Forest program ™  and Carver M.S. are teaming up to make the Carver  garden a LUSH, FOOD-RICH, EDIBLE, LEARNING SPACE!


Saturday, October 29th, 9 am to 12pm (there will be another volunteer day on Dec. 3rd!)


4410 McKinley Ave. L.A. 90011, in the GARDEN!


The garden needs to be WEEDED, MULCHED, and readied for  PLANTING! 


If you have any questions, please contact the Garden Program Coordinator,

Carrie Lee:, 626.379.0766


Location Details:

  • Parking is located off of McKinley Ave., and there is also street parking on E. 46th street and the surrounding residential area.

  • The entrance of the garden is located on the south side of the school, on the corner of McKinley and E. 46th.



What to bring:

  • Large brimmed hat or other sun protection

  • Wear sunblock and bring extra to re-apply

  • A refillable bottle for water; we will have extra water for volunteers but to cut down on waste please bring your own bottle

  • Comfortable work clothing, esp. sturdy long legged pants (jeans or khaki). Shorts are not advised as we will be in the dirt and occasionally on our knees

  • Snacks and/or a lunch

  • Work gloves for personal use


We will provide:

  • Tools and work gloves

  • Water and snacks

  • A shaded area to store your personal belongings

  • Access to bathrooms on campus

  • Volunteer hour verification for students


If you are interested in volunteering but cannot make this date, do not fret! Our next volunteer garden day will be December 3rd (be on the lookout for more details as it gets closer to this date).


Thank you for  volunteering with us!  Your time and energy will go directly into benefiting the youth of WYLD’s Farm to Forest Garden Program at George Washington Carver Middle School. WYLD’s mission is to empower underserved urban youth through transformative wilderness leadership programs, outdoor education, urban gardening, and mutually beneficial mentor relationships. 




Any more questions, please contact the Garden Program Coordinator,

Carrie Lee:, 626.379.0766, Los Angeles, California




October 29, 2016 at 9am - 12pm
Carver Middle School Garden
4410 McKinley Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90011
United States
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Carrie Lee · · (626) 379-0766

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