Master Gardeners Nancy Taylor and Barbara Bravo in the Xeriscape Garden
Image by Dona Crawford

Master Gardeners Nancy Taylor and Barbara Bravo in the Xeriscape Garden

Master Gardeners at Plant Swap

Master Gardeners at Plant Swap

Master Gardeners at Graduation 2015

Master Gardeners at Graduation 2015

Become a Master Gardener Volunteer

For more information on what is involved in volunteering as a Master Gardener, please read the following Brochure/Interest Form

The first step to apply to become a Master Gardener Volunteer is to download and fill out this Volunteer Application, and mail it or hand deliver to our office, Attn: Dona Crawford, CCE Ulster County, 232 Plaza Road in Kingston.  It can also be picked up in person at our office.

You will be contacted back, and prospective volunteers will attend a formal interview and will be required to submit permission for a criminal background check.  

The fee for this program is $250 and requires 100 hours of volunteer commitment which should be completed within the first 2 years. All course materials are included with the above fee. $50 will be refunded upon completion of your volunteer work.

The training consists of 16 classes, with each week’s class occurring during the day, once a week, for a total of 16 weeks.

For more information please contact Master Gardener Coordinator, Dona Crawford at 845-340-3990 ext. 335 or email dm282@cornell.edu.

Contact

Dona Crawford
Community Horticulture Program Coordinator
dm282@cornell.edu
(845) 340-3990 x335

Last updated June 13, 2017