Wonder Gardens in Bonita Springs is looking for volunteers
Volunteers can work as gardeners, animal caretakers, educational tour guides, and special events, operations and office support
By: The Wonder Gardens
"Our volunteers are our lifeblood," said David Rahahe:tih Webb, president and CEO of the Wonder Gardens. "From November 2020 to April 2021, our volunteers contributed a total of 2,363 hours, which is a value of $67,440. As we expand our exhibits and education programs, we need additional volunteers to keep our gardens growing."
Volunteer opportunities include:
Interviews for high school and adult volunteers are held on the second to last Thursday of each month. Training is conducted online, and orientations are held on the first Thursday of every month.
To get involved visit wondergardens.org/
About Wonder Gardens
The Wonder Gardens, a charitable zoological park and botanical garden in Bonita Springs, is home to rescued birds and reptiles nestled among sprawling banyan trees and plantings. While preserving the best of this site's 85-year history, the non-profit cares for more than 300 resident animals, is upgrading wildlife enclosures and growing the botanical beauty of the property, while delivering education programs and events and further engaging the community to enjoy this jewel in historic Downtown Bonita Springs. The Wonder Gardens at 27180 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs is one of the few remaining cornerstones of Old Florida, an enduring symbol of the history of the region, as well as a resource for learning about the environment and wildlife. For information, visit http://www.wondergardens.org or call 239-992-2591.