VOLUNTEER WITH A PURPOSE!
The Civil-War era Grotto Gardens were restored by and are maintained by VOLUNTEERS! We would love to have you join us. No experience required except a love of history and plants. We meet regularly on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from April to November. Come every week or just when you can!
Our weekly volunteer days will begin April 17th.
All you need are work gloves, a water bottle and sunscreen (hand tools are nice too).
Have a Group, Club or Organization that would like to donate their time for a day? Many local companies have worked in the Grotto Gardens for their day of service. These “service days” help us tremendously. Please contact us and we’ll work with your
For questions or more information, please contact us
The Dayton Veterans Affairs Medical Center, the American Veterans Heritage Center, and The OSU Extension Montgomery County Master Gardener Volunteers gratefully acknowledge the generous support of the following individuals and organization whose gifts are being used to reclaim the historic Grotto landscape.
Garden Donors and Volunteers
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Bowser
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Durbin
Mr. & Mrs. C. David Dickerson
Mrs. Diane Harm
Pembrooke Garden Club
Mr. & Mrs. Brian Turner
Mrs. Susan K. Witherspoon
College Hill Garden Club of Dayton Ohio
Dayton Federation of Women’s Clubs
Four Seasons Garden Club