Community Orchard Steward

Portland Fruit Tree Project currently manages Five Community Orchards, and we'd love to welcome you as a new Community Orchard Steward.

  • Learn & Share Skills
  • Grow & Harvest Food
  • Strengthen Community Resiliency
  • Improve the Urban Environment

What is the commitment? 

Commitment level will vary based on your interest and availability.

Orchard Stewards. . .

  • Attend and assist with monthly "Work & Learn" sessions, as your schedule allows (Feb - Nov. See your local Community Orchard Page for monthly schedule of events)
  • Sign up for 1-2 summer watering shifts (2-hour shifts).
  • Complete a brief orientation & attend a year-end reflection meeting.
  • Optional: Assume further leadership or projects based on your specific interests and availability

No experience necessary, and everyone is welcome. 

Community Orchard Steward Spots Currently Filled for 2017.

Thank you for your interest in serving as a Community Orchard Steward in 2017. All spots are currently filled for 2017. Check our website, facebook page, or join our e-newsletter list for a future announcement when Community Orchard Steward spots become available.