Meet our volunteers

The Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard Initiative is run completely by volunteers. Here is a list of some of the key people who help take care of the orchard and our events on a day-to-day basis:

Orchard Coordinator, Susan Poizner

Head Gardener and shed muralist, Sherry Firing

Volunteer and Administrative Coordinator, Lynn Nicholas

Harvest Partner,  Not Far From The Tree

Mailing List Coordinator, Colin Viebrock, Green Garage

Construction Supervisor, Cliff Changoor

And thanks to all the folks who have helped us on our way and to all of you who will be joining us in the future! To join our stewardship committee send an email to

And of course thanks to all our generous funders and supporters over the years including Live Green Toronto, City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation, City of Toronto Economic Development, Walmart-Evergreen, Enterprising Non-Profits, Carrot Cache, Fiskars Tools, Richter’s Herbs, Gro-Bark, Clean and Beautiful, and The Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation.