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Did you know that The Commons is almost completely staffed by volunteers? 

Here are some ways to get involved

Food Pantry

Several times a month groups meet to sort, pack and distribute food.


Care for the Commons garden, plant food and harvest for the hungry, help maintain the orchard.

Groups meet several times weekly or you can garden on your own.

Facility upkeep

Meet with others on work days to clean and organize inside and out.


Write grants

Do mailings

Plan fundraising and community events

Help in the office to keep things running smoothly

Sign up for the weekly email update to stay informed about all of our volunteer opportunities


Contact Kate at,

to find out more about volunteering at the Commons.