Selmes Garden Trust is a community trust set up to provide employment opportunities for people with disabilities (physical or intellectual) within the Marlborough region. We are a successfully operating Trust employing 8 people with disabilities and 6 without. A retail Garden Centre specialising in growing’ on-lines’ to provide high quality, good-value plants. The Trust and the people associated with it are fulfilling a role vacated by the IHC. Work and support provided for people with disabilities through a community nursery and garden centre. ‘Passionate People – Great Service’ Operated by a group of motivated people who believe in the ‘reason for being’ and are passionate about providing opportunities for people with disabilities. A community-based workplace and non-profit organisation that works towards increasing their capacity to provide more work and support for more people with disabilities. Selmes provides a huge boost for the self-esteem and worth of all who work there; to enable everyone to feel ‘valued’. Patrons visiting Selmes contribute to this very noble cause through their support in purchasing product from Selmes.
Do you have maintenance or "handyman" skills that you would like to share for a good cause? Selmes Garden Trust would appreciate your help! YOU CHOOSE when; flexible timing.
Attend monthly board meetings as the Secretary, taking minutes. Send out minutes after meetings, and compile agenda for next meeting. Join as a full Board Member/Trustee or stick to the basics as a Minutes Secretary.