Monday-Sunday, 9:30am-5:00pm. (Box Office closes at 4pm) 954.473.2955
is our Volunteer of the Month, chosen for his dedication and dependability. Although he has only been volunteering at the Flamingo Cafe since the end of December, Tyghe is set to pass 100 service hours this month, and hopes to reach 250 hours by the summer! Tyghe says he gives his time at Flamingo Gardens because "I like helping people out - assisting guests, other volunteers and employees the best way I can". You'll often find Tyghe helping in the cafe or the Orange, or volunteering at special events. We're glad to have him here and appreciate all his hard work!
Flamingo Gardens volunteers are an integral part of the garden’s history and contribute to every aspect of our operations. We depend on our dedicated volunteers to help us maintain the gardens and facilities. Like History? Become a Wray Home Museum tour guide and meet people from around the world. Like plants and gardening? Help us care for our collection of rare & native plants. Love animals? With devotion and the proper training you can become part of our dedicated animal care volunteers. Good with your hands? Help us out with carpentry, woodwork, and simple repairs.
Please review the detailed information below, then call 954-473-2955 x134 for an appointment to come in and register.
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When you call, be sure to lets us know why you wish to volunteer and mention your areas of interest, talents and special skills.
Flamingo Gardens welcomes volunteers of all ages 12 and above:
Volunteers are typically able to set up a weekly schedule. While some positions require specifics hours, in many areas the Volunteer Department will work with you to set up a schedule that works for you.
NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Flamingo Gardens Orchidteers
The Orchidteers are a new group of volunteers that meet monthly to help hang and care for orchids in the gardens. The Orchidteers usually meet the second Saturday of the month at 10am for a demonstration from an orchid expert, followed by hands-on experience hanging new orchids or caring for existing orchids. Call Volunteer Services for more information at (954) 473-2955 x 134.
The Orchidteer Meeting dates are as follows:
July 8- Orchids of the Philippines by Mac Rivenbark, of Mac Orchids
August 12- Presentation by Mike Coronado of RF Orchids
Meet Our New Volunteer Coordinator-
Genevieve Areson has joined the Flamingo Gardens team as our new Volunteer Coordinator. She comes with a strong background in Volunteer leadership and fundraising, and 20+ years of non-profit experience. Genevieve's last role as Director of Volunteers for a residential foster care community provided her with the tools necessary to manage and lead our dedicated Flamingo Gardens volunteers in maintaining and preserving the gardens and helping to provide a positive guest experience. Future plans for the Volunteer department include additional volunteer recognition, a fundraising opportunity in line with our mission, and monthly volunteer communications that highlight opportunities as well as a call to action.
Genevieve resides in Pompano Beach with her fiance Marcus and their fur-baby, Toots McGee. She is an avid music lover, and a devoted Dave Matthews Band fan. If she's not at Flamingo Gardens, chances are she's at a concert!
3750 S. Flamingo Rd, Davie, FL 33330-1614
Hours: 9:30am to 5:00pm Monday-Sunday
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