One year full time volunteer positions available!

Published

04/30/2018

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

PO Box 1045
1601 Pughtown Rd
Kimberton
PA
19442
United States

Description

Our organization and our positions are little bit different than most organizations on here, so thank you for taking the time to read this and get to know us better!


Our service volunteer positions are year-long, beginning in August, and differ from typical volunteering in that they are full-time, live in positions with room and board provided.


Camphill Village Kimberton Hills sits on 432 acres in Pennsylvania, about 45 minutes outside of Philadelphia. We run a biodynamic garden and orchard, as well as an organic raw milk dairy, that supports our community and a 300 member CSA. We also have a cafe, a bakery, and several craft workshops, such as pottery and weaving. 


Our village is home to 120 people, including adults with developmental disabilities. Camphill’s mission is to maintain a land-based community together with adults with special needs. All members of our community contribute to the village through biodynamic agriculture, handcrafts, and other ecological, social, cultural, and educational endeavors. 


Each year we welcome about 20 service volunteers to join our community and share life with us. You’ll participate in all activities, with the opportunity to focus on what you’re most passionate about. There’s a lot to learn here and many people with whom to forge meaningful relationships. 


You will have your own room in one of our houses and will live along side our villagers and coworkers. Meals are shared, most often eaten with your housemates or at our organic cafe. Your hours and schedule will vary, depending on village needs and also what you most want to learn about during your time here. Service volunteers have a full day off each week and also receive a monthly stipend.

Benefits

  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available

Benefits

  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

information@camphillkimberton.org
http://www.camphillkimberton.org/shortterm/

If interested in joining Kimberton Hills as a volunteer, please contact our Admissions Office at 610-935-3963, or by email at information@camphillkimberton.org, or for more information, visit our website at camphillkimberton.org. We'd be happy to answer any questions or send you an application!


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