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Volunteer on a Life-Sharing Farm in New Hampshire

Apr 17 2017 | Plowshare Farm | Greenfield, NH

Plowshare Farm, a life-sharing community in Greenfield, NH based on the insights of Rudolf Steiner and Karl Koenig, is seeking volunteers for a year-long, live-in service and learning opportunity in sustainability, Anthroposophy and sharing life with others, including those with developmental disabilities. Spend a year gaining skills and insights for a lifetime!

Plowshare Farm is seeking those with:
~ hearts wide enough to include others in 'home'
~ hands and feet ready for the many tasks in a sustainability-oriented community
~ and heads ripe for new learning

Volunteer applications are now being accepted for the August 2017 through August 2018 year.

Volunteer responsibilities include:
~ Living in and helping to carry one of our lifesharing homes where people with disabilities, coworkers, and volunteers live together in a community-based setting. This includes supporting residents with disabilities in activities of daily living along with work in the household.
~ Participation in 1-2 workshop areas, depending on community need and personal interest, such as biodynamic farming and gardening, baking, woodworking, wool and fiber arts, and helping to run our Local Share community cafe.

Benefits include:
~ Free room and board, medical insurance, and monthly pocket money.
~ Two free days per week and three weeks vacation per year.
~ Gain skills in sustainable living, including opportunities for farm or garden apprenticeship and training in biodynamic agriculture, and building skills in crafting, cooking, baking, land stewardship or woodworking.

For more information, please review the volunteer description and responsibilities documents posted on our website here: http://www.plowsharefarm.org/content/volunteers

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