There are thousands of UK-wide opportunities to volunteer with RHS Britain in Bloom and RHS It’s Your Neighbourhood, whether you’d like to get your hands dirty or would prefer a more supportive role.

The campaigns are primarily run by volunteers, so extra hands are always welcome.

Find your local group and get in touch for more information.

Or sign up your own group to take part in the campaigns

Just a few activities for volunteers:

  • planting/maintaining horticultural displays
  • fundraising – whether organising funding bids or local raffles
  • maintaining street furniture
  • generating local publicity
  • litter picking
  • environmental clean-ups, for example clearing waterways
  • creating posters for events
  • designing floral displays
  • creating wildlife gardens, wildflower meadows and similar
  • co-ordinating local gardening competitions
  • caring for conservation areas
  • event organising – local activities and fundraising events such as bulb-planting days.
  • helping to run a committee

Volunteering with the RHS

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RHS campaigns

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We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. We want to enrich everyone's life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.