Updated on Jul 18, 2017
Contact informationFarm Address:
216 Wachusett St.
Rutland , Massachusetts , 98248
Primary Contact: Heather Packard
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description:
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 12/15/2017
Number of Internship Available: 6
Application Deadline: ASAP
Minimum Length of Stay: 2 1/2 months
Educational Opportunities: "In-depth training is provided to all volunteers for Heifer's global education curriculum and basic facilitation skills. Depending on specific positions & season, volunteers may learn organic gardening, livestock care, farm maintenance, or sustainable cooking."
Meals: "Food is not provided, but some garden produce is made available whenever possible. "
Stipend: We provide $196 per two-week Stipend Period which is a $14 per day in residence rate.
Housing: "Free volunteer housing is provided. It is a regular house on-site with shared living room and kitchen for 4-7 people per house. They are same gender rooms, but mixed gender houses. Heifer Farm provides linens, paper products, cleaning products, dishes/pots/pans, and washer/dryer. We expect volunteers to participate in weekly house meetings to coordinate household chores, communal groceries/meals and maintenance/supply issues."
Preferred method of Contact: email