Volunteer Registration

Join us in the Classroom Gardening Program and teach kids about cooking and gardening.

Please complete this form to be a part of the 2016 volunteer team!

We have two classroom programs, our primary program is for Grades 1-3 (in the spring) and intermediate for Grades 4-6 (in the fall). Both run during school hours Monday-Friday in the mornings. You will be paired with a classroom and visit that same class on the same day every two weeks.

The primary program runs during school hours in the spring from April through to June. It is commitment of approximately 4 hours per month for 3.5 months. By filling out this form, you are committing to join a Growing Chefs! Classroom Gardening and Cooking program team. If you would like to learn a bit more before signing up, please feel free to contact us or learn more here.


Previous Volunteer Experience

How did you hear about us?

I am a

I have first aid training
I have Food Safe
I have Serving It Right:
I speak French and would be comfortable in a French Immersion class
Other languages spoken

I have a car and can pick up my volunteer kit
I have a car and am willing to carpool

Are there any special considerations we should be aware of when matching you to a school, such as special needs, transportation challenges, etc. If YES, please describe your considerations in the box provided.

Our classroom program runs in the mornings usually from 10:15am-12:00pm. You visit your classroom on the same day every second week. Please indicate the days you would be available.(hold down the "control" button and click to select multiple days)

We are sometimes able to organize an earlier lesson time from 9:15am-10:30am. Please indicate if you would prefer this time and on what days:

In which parts of Metro Vancouver would you prefer your placement to be?

If there is a specific school you are hoping to be placed at please indicate it here (optional). Note: We cannot guarantee placement.
Are you interested in working with an Intermediate Classroom (Gr. 4-6) in the fall of 2016?
Are you interested in being a team coordinator?


We require each volunteer provide us with two references. These can be professional references, character references, or references from a previous volunteer.

Reference #1 (first and last name)
Reference #1 phone
Reference #2 (first and last name)
Reference #2 (phone)
Emergency Contact (first and last name)
Emergency Contact phone