" The trainees are not the only ones whose lives are touched by the connection to the seeds and soil. HGP affects the lives of all who pass through it. "

- Rosalie Evans, Former HGP Intern

Available Staff Positions

Please see our currently available openings.


We accept interns each quarter or semester from several colleges at UCSC and the surrounding area. Past internship projects include managing our CSA program, creating and maintaining a kitchen garden, working with trainees on nutritional issues, and building our newest nursery.

Email atalantak@homelessgardenproject.org with intern inquiries.


Volunteer Openings

Our volunteer program is flexible to allow for varied interests and schedules.

Learn more about our current volunteer needs here or contact us if you'd like more information about our volunteer openings. In addition to our daily volunteer opportunities, we are also seeking: