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Organic Garden

September 22, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

All volunteers
are required to sign a release form prior to participation. Volunteer
s under the age of 18 must have a
signature. No children under 16 may be left unattended. Please contact us for information on access for
persons with disabilities.

Volunteer Days
are 2 hour shifts beginning with a 15 minute tour of the Nature Preserve &
Organic Garden. If your group
would like to volunteer on a day other than what is listed, please fill out a request form on our website.

is online at
by clicking the “Volunteer” button on the home page. It is not mandatory
for individuals. If you have a group of 5 or more people, please notify us 1 week prior so that we may staff appropriately.

Be on time.
The Volunteer Staff Leader may turn away anyone who arrives more than 10 minutes late. Volunteers are
responsible for their own parking (visitors must park/pay at metered spaces).

at the East Entrance, underneath Parkview Housing. The tour will start with the Nature Preserve and end at the
Organic Garden.

Come prepared
, closed
toe shoes required, long pants/sleeves, hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen are recommended.
Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle; cold drinking water will be provided. Volunteers are responsible for their
own belongings; we recommend bringing as little as possible to the volunteer day.

a tour or special volunteer day, learn more about the Nature Preserve & Organic Garden, conduct research at
FIU’s Nature Preserve & Organic Garden or Henington Island contact us.

To earn
Class Credit
attendance sheets
must be filled out completely and legibly
, if we cannot read your information we
cannot enter the information for class credit

“VIP” Volunteer Incentive Program
o reward individuals or groups who complete a minimum of 6 volunteer hours
at the
Nature Preserve or Organic Garden or a combination of Nature Preserve & Organic Garden within any given semester.
Hours can be accumulated through scheduled volunteer days, as well as, online event request

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September 22, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Office of University Sustainability


Florida International University
11200 SW 8th St, MANGO 220
Miami, FL 33199 United States
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