Are you the next member of our Steering Committee?

Do you have experience with administrative support? Marketing? Fundraising? Social enterprise, innovation, communications? Then you could be part of Not Far From the Tree’s Steering Committee! As a project of Tides Canada, Not Far from the Tree is governed by a Steering Committee with responsibility for strategic direction, as well as overseeing fundraising, communications, operations, programming and finances. The […] READ MORE

Pick Leader of the Week – Ann Rosenfield

You know that Not Far From the Tree relies on volunteers to pick and share Toronto’s fruit. But among the more than a thousand registered volunteers are an elite squad who have stepped up to go above and beyond just picking fruit: these are our Supreme Gleaners and Tree Captains. They bring the equipment, teach […] READ MORE

Tree Captains in Action

As you may have heard, a new kind of volunteer has entered the picture, here at Not Far From the Tree : The Tree Captain. What is a Tree Captain exactly, what do they do, and where did the idea for this pilot program come from?   Much like a Supreme Gleaner, Tree Captains are […] READ MORE

Join the Cider Squad

Do you love Cider? We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join our Cider Squad! READ MORE

Volunteer Posting: Communications and Office Support Needed!

Interested in gaining some office experience and helping us out? We are looking for a motivated individual with strong organization, writing and customer service skills to provide office administration and communications support at the Not Far From The Tree office (Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie St.);  10-14 hours per week. The position includes tasks that primarily […] READ MORE