Community garden help in the mountains of East Tennessee, Johnson City, USA


United States

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  • Description


    Our community garden project is a group of local families/individuals who are gardening sustainably on a borrowed city lot in Johnson City, Tennessee for 12 years. The goal of the garden is to promote healthy, local food and a sense of community.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Your accommodations are close to down town Johnson City and many wonderful waterfalls, lakes, rivers, and mountains.

  • Help


    You are invited to Johnson City TN to lend your energies and join the community as we grow food in our garden project and neighborhood at large.

    You might spend your time: starting or planting seeds, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, mulching paths, watering... (and we are open to other ideas you may bring)
    This opportunity is open to people with or without experience doing these kinds of tasks.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Romanian: Fluent
    Sign language (American): Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    We hope for great discussions and cultural exchange as you work with members of our community.

  • Accommodation


    Accommodations are offered in a 28 foot airstream type camper.
    The camper has two twin beds, a bathroom, and kitchen with mini fridge and gas stove.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Please check out 'visitjohnsoncitytn' for a website dedicated to the areas attractions.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 217473975842