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City Slicker Farms
1625 16th Street
Oakland, CA 94607


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Thank you for your interest in volunteering with City Slicker Farms!  Volunteers make our programs possible, and we are very grateful to have the support of hundreds of volunteers each year.  We have a wide range of opportunities for people of all skill levels.


Volunteer Opportunities

Backyard Garden Builds

Help build a backyard garden with our backyard garden program! If you are interested in volunteering with the Backyard Garden Program, please visit our Eventbrite page and sign up for a Backyard Garden Build. The page will be updated as Backyard Garden Builds are scheduled, so please check back for updates. If you would like to be added to our BYG volunteer e-mail list for updates, please use the form below. The last Backyard Garden build of the year will be on December 20. Builds will resume in early March 2015.

Volunteer Drop-In Hours at our Community Market Farms

Individual volunteers are welcome to drop in and volunteer at our Community Market Farms during open hours, and to attend backyard garden builds on Saturday mornings. If you would like to bring a group to visit or volunteer with us, please go here.  If you are interested in volunteering, please read our frequently asked questions about volunteering. The last Community Market Farm drop-in volunteer days of 2014 will be Friday, November 21 at the Secret Garden and Saturday, November 22 at Union Plaza Park. Drop-in volunteer days will resume Thursday, February 5, 2015.

The Ralph Bunche Nursery

We will have limited volunteer opportunities at Ralph Bunche School Nursery during the winter. Please contact Julie Pavuk at if you would like to volunteer.


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