Nicole is keen to share her experience of recruiting, supporting and involving volunteers.
Nicole has been involved in the community food movement for over 15 years, starting off volunteering with Organiclea and packing vegetables for Growing Communities.
Having always worked in the voluntary and not for profit sector she has a passion for social and environmental justice, inclusion and community cohesion.
Over the years she has held various roles, including Volunteer Coordinator, Assistant Veg Scheme Coordinator, and Farmers’ Market manager. She has some experience of food growing and teaching, and also got her hands dirty working at Ripple Farm Organics.
She has recently set up a community deposit return scheme for reusable coffee cups in her home town.