We invite you to become part of our valuable volunteer team. By becoming a volunteer you will be making a substantial contribution to preservation and knowledge of tropical plants and ecosystems. Use your time and talent to grow with us...in a beautiful garden setting!
Becoming a volunteer is easy. Simply contact email@example.com, or call (808) 332-7324, ext. 228.
Volunteer Opportunities available at McBryde Garden:
The Garden needs volunteers for weekdays, hours flexible.
Coming on vacation? Interested in spending some of that time at the Garden helping out as a volunteer?
Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about how to become a Visiting Volunteer.
Reservations Volunteers provide information on tour offerings at the Southshore Gardens, book reservations, and give driving directions, all while sitting on a shady lanai looking out at the plantings. Training is easy. Time commitment: Any day from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., prefer a minimum of four hours (based on need for coverage).
Greeters get to spend their time in the lovely Visitors Center Garden, welcoming visitors, answering general questions, and directing them to the tour check-in area, gift shop, and other locales at the site. Time commitment: Any day from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., prefer a minimum of two hours.
There are more opportunities to assist with NTBG’s other courses for students of various ages, with varied needs and time commitments. Simply ask our email@example.com
*children’s education volunteers will be background-checked.
This role would suit someone who is interested in learning more about plants and gaining skills in gardening. You will be working under the supervision of a lead gardener. No previous experience is necessary. This role will require bending and some light lifting. Time commitment: any weekday, any time between 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Some basic handyperson skills are preferred. You’ll need the ability to work with volunteers and other employees. The physical component varies; some work can be done while sitting down and other work is very strenuous (i.e., construction). Time commitment: Flexible, prefer help on Mondays or Wednesdays.
No experience or green thumb necessary, but enthusiasm is a must. Time commitment: Wednesday mornings.
This role requires the ability to perform basic gardening tasks while working on uneven terrain and enthusiasm to learn more about Hawaii’s native plants and ecosystems. Time commitment: Weekly or on-call.
Please see the Volunteer Opportunities master page for the entire NTBG organization at a glance.
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