• Volunteer – CAD $595.30

Date & Time Details:
Starts with dinner on your arrival day
Ends with lunch on your departure day

8:30-9:30am Breakfast
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
6:30-7:30pm Dinner

Location: Cortes Island


Inclusive Price: $595 / 1 month. Includes shared accommodation, all meals, and program activities.

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Residency Service Program

Package Dates

Support our work and get behind-the-scenes experience with our month-long immersion program, including:

  • 3 wonderful Hollyhock meals each day
  • Comfortable shared accommodation with other residents
  • 4 hours/week of dedicated yoga, personal growth, mindfulness practice, island adventures, and guided nature immersion
  • Access to a variety of onsite amenities and activities, including ocean-view hot tubs, presenter evenings, oyster BBQs, morning rows, guided hikes, and more.
  • 30 hours/week of active service alongside our staff, including experience in our kitchen, housekeeping, garden, hosting, store, maintenance, and production departments.

Available Session Dates:

    • April 22  – May 23
    • May 23  – June 24
    • June 24 – July 24
    • July 24  – Aug 25
    • Aug 25  – Sep 23
    • Sept 23 – Oct 21

Hollyhock can only provide a limited number of placements; please apply soon to avoid disappointment.
A limited number of RSP partial scholarships are available based on financial need. You may apply for a scholarship after your RSP application has been accepted.

Our Ideal Candidate:

    • Has an open, positive, and willing attitude
    • Wishes to dedicate time to a focused period of service
    • Enjoys working with others as a team
    • Is comfortable living in a collective situation
    • Is emotionally and psychologically stable
    • Has physical stamina and is capable of working several hours at a stretch
    • Cheerfully takes on essential physical tasks such as housekeeping and food preparation
    • Is interested in learning and personal growth

I cannot remember a more meaningful, magical, momentous month in all my life. Truly!! Past Volunteer