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Fruit Tree Harvesting

Fruit tree harvesting season is right around the corner!

Join Portland Fruit Tree Project in preventing waste, building community, and making fresh fruit available to neighbors in need…

Become a Harvest Leader!

Harvest Leaders oversee and lead harvest participants, distribute harvested fruit, and keep accurate harvest records.  Each harvest party is co-led by 2 volunteer Harvest Leaders, who each agree to lead a minimum of 5 harvesting parties between June and November.

All training, materials and support is provided.

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Application deadline for Leader position is Tuesday June 7th

Become a Fruit Monitor!

Fruit Monitor volunteers serve a fun and important role in the harvest planning process. They conduct site visits at registered tree sites to assess the quality, quantity, and ripeness of fruit so that we can determine if and when to schedule a harvesting party. Good communication and reporting are essential to this position.

All training, materials and support is provided for this volunteer position, which begins July 10th and ends November 20th, 2016.

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Application deadline for Monitor position is July 6th.