ASAP Connections

Local Food. Strong Farms. Healthy Communities



Thanks for your interest in volunteering with ASAP! Browse our website to see the scope of our work, then let us know what appeals to you using the form below. Please note that most of our projects are indoors and are better suited for individuals and not large groups.

If you’re interested in working with ASAP on an ongoing basis, check out our internship program, which offers part-time, seasonal opportunities to support our work and projects.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

2016 Farm Tour: Volunteer for ASAP’s Farm Tour on June 25 or 26 and receive a FREE tour pass to use on the day you aren’t volunteering! Volunteers will spend one afternoon from 12-5 pm greeting visitors at one of the participating farms. Volunteering for the tour is a great way to support our local family farms and get an opportunity to connect with visitors from across the region. Volunteers are required to attend an orientation the week before the tour. Sign up here today.

Farmers Market Photography: Wonder how we get all of that great information for our weekly tailgate market reports? Volunteers, like you, combined with farmers, friends, and market vendors give us reports and photos of local products at Appalachian Grown farmers markets.  Take weekly notes and photos at local markets and help us report what’s fresh and in season each month! Contact to learn more and find a market near you.

Local Food and Farm Crafts: If you are you a quilter, costume maker, woodworker, potter, painter, or puppeteer, we would love to apply your skills towards creating aesthetic and functional materials for engaging the public around food and farms. We have lots of crafty wish list items including paper weights for events tabling, produce/farmer costumes, head in the hole cutouts, table runners, games, and more. Contact for more information and check out our list of possible projects. Great for groups and art classes!

Volunteer Interest Form

Complete the form below to let us know your interests and to be contacted for future ASAP volunteer opportunities:

Volunteer Interest Form

This form gives ASAP an idea about how you want to be involved with our organization and provides you with information about our current volunteer needs. Please fill out as completely as possible.
    Please select events and/or provide number of hours available below.
  • Please enter a value between 1 and 40.
  • I am also interested in these areas of work:

    (check all that apply)
  • Skills and experience I can bring to ASAP:

    (check all that apply)
    Please describe below

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