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Volunteer Opportunities

We post current volunteer opportunities on Volunteer Match.  View our current volunteer opportunities. You can also fill out a volunteer application here http://kruckeberg.org/files/files/pdfs/Volapp.pdf and send it to us at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Volunteer Programs

Take a look at some of our ongoing volunteer opportunities at the garden. Most include on-the-job training.

  • Drop-in Work Parties: Attend one of our drop-in work parties!

- First and Third Sunday of each month from 1:00pm-3:00pm

- Every Thursday afternoon from 1:00pm-3:00pm  

  • Community Event / Outreach Volunteers: Represent the Kruckeberg Botanic Garden at community outreach festivals and garden shows, including staffing our booth at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show.

  • Mother’s Day Sale: Our Annual Mother’s Day Sale is our biggest event of the year and requires all hands on deck. We'll provide training to help you prepare for your shift. We'd love for you to join us for this momentous occasion!

  • Garden Greeters: Volunteer Garden Greeters are the first point of contact for visitors. We ask Garden Greeters to staff at least one shift a month.

  • Docents: Volunteer Docents lead garden tours and participate in leadership roles throughout the foundation. New Docent Training is held every other year.

  • Volunteer Propagators: Volunteers are eligible to assist with nursery propagation AFTER COMPLETING OUR PROPAGATION WORKSHOP SERIES.. See list of workshops under Programs.

  • Group Work Parties: We can also schedule group of volunteers from business, companies, professional organizations, clubs, universities and schools to our garden for days of services, work parties, team-building, and more. Contact Vicki Demetre at 206-546-1281 x60 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get started! 

Links for Current Volunteers

Sign up for Special Events and Outreach Events here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4ca8aa2baafe3-outreach

Trained Docents can sign up for Tours and Greeter Shifts here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4ca8aa2baafe3-tour     

If you have not already been trained as a Garden Greeter/Docent and would like to become one, please email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Trained Education Volunteers can sign up for Field Trip Shifts here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4ca8aa2baafe3-field

If you have not already been trained to participate in environmental education field trips but would like to, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .