Volunteers throughout the community contribute to the growth and development of Zachariah’s Acres. We welcome and encourage groups to get involved or to suggest an idea for a project of their very own.
Community partners who have donated time, ideas, materials, funds, and skills include Power Test of Sussex, Kohl’s IT Team, Tailored Label, Inc., Miller-Coors, The Prestwick Group, Spring Creek Church, YMCA at Pabst Farms, Dousman Transport, & much more.
Service Group Guidelines
Monday-Friday between 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The maximum size group we can currently accommodate is 30 people.
The minimum age for volunteers is 12 years of age.
We require a ratio of 1 adult per 5 youth (18 and under).
Come ready to work hard! Service group projects vary but may include manual labor tasks like clearing brush, weeding & watering the gardens, planting, cleaning, etc.
Zachariah’s Acres has facilitated the completion of 13 Eagle Scout Candidate projects!
Current Project Needs:
Raised board walk
Small boat dock
Portable vegetable wash stations
Split rail fence installation
A bound nature guide and map
Accessible raises garden beds
Please contact us for more information.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in scheduling a service day for your group or organization!