Give Time

Got some time to spare? We have opportunities to match in our gardens, in our kitchens and out in our community! 

 

volunteer as an individual

To sign up, click the images below to view opportunities by type of project, or see all our volunteer opportunities here. 

Consider working in one of our urban gardens! Whether you’re a garden novice or a seasoned pro, we can put your skills and abilities to good use. Depending on the season, garden tasks include planting, weeding, composting or even harvesting.  Age minimum: 16 or 8+ with an adult

Consider working in one of our urban gardens! Whether you’re a garden novice or a seasoned pro, we can put your skills and abilities to good use. Depending on the season, garden tasks include planting, weeding, composting or even harvesting.

Age minimum: 16 or 8+ with an adult

We’re always looking for enthusiastic volunteers to prep food for our meals program. Volunteers weigh and sort donated produce, wash and chop vegetables, assemble healthy snacks, slice bread or bake off desserts.  Age minimum: 16 or 12-14+ with an adult

We’re always looking for enthusiastic volunteers to prep food for our meals program. Volunteers weigh and sort donated produce, wash and chop vegetables, assemble healthy snacks, slice bread or bake off desserts.

Age minimum: 16 or 12-14+ with an adult

Join us on our trucks for a meal delivery and service. Volunteers serve alongside a TNFP staff member or volunteer team leader. We'll meet at our office in the Nations neighborhood to load up the food and travel together to our destination.  Age minimum: 18

Join us on our trucks for a meal delivery and service. Volunteers serve alongside a TNFP staff member or volunteer team leader. We'll meet at our office in the Nations neighborhood to load up the food and travel together to our destination.

Age minimum: 18


Volunteer as a group

Everything’s better when you do it together! The Nashville Food Project regularly hosts groups from schools, businesses and social clubs interested in building community and giving back.

Please be in touch using the form below. Submissions must be received at least one month prior to the proposed dates. If you want to volunteer with your group within the next 30 days, click here to view all current volunteer opportunity openings and sign yourself up with a team.

What Are You Interested In? *
Select any/all that apply.
Organizer Phone *
Organizer Phone
Submissions must be received at least one month prior to proposed dates
Please note, we ask for a ratio of 1 adult : 3 middle school students and 1 adult : 5 high school students.
Please share a few sentences about your group and what you hope to accomplish in your time with us.