Sanctuary on 8th Street Educational Charity

Earth Works encourages your support for the Sanctuary on 8th Street educational charity serving Jacksonville children and families. Main website You can help as a volunteer. Find out more at

Sanctuary on 8th Street Fall Gardening Collaboration with the Man in Overalls

Jason Duffney, Matt Barlow, & Doug McGregor prepare the irrigation and soil for a Fall season garden with the children at The Sanctuary on 8th Street and collaborate with Nathan, Man in Overalls for building new boxes and more opportunities for the community.

Arbor Day with the Sanctuary on 8th Street 2021

On Arbor Day Earth Works delivered a check for $2000 from proceeds collected from 25% of gift card sales over the 2020 holiday season.

Rick Cartlidge, executive director of the Sanctuary on 8th Street Educational Charity in the historic area of Downtown Jacksonville, Florida discusses their relationship with Earth Works, their mission helping children and how you can help.

Sanctuary on 8th Street Volunteer Day with Earth Works

Earth Work of Jacksonville workday for area volunteers who came out and improved the curb appeal and did general lawn and landscaping work at the Sanctuary on 8th Street in Jacksonville’s Springfield Community. Jason & Sean Duffney along with Mark & Patricia Fechtal and Timbo were joined by a dozen U.S. Navy personnel. Thank you to everyone who participated for your service to the Sanctuary and community.
Event: Earth Works Volunteer Work Day
Date: Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020
Location: Sanctuary on 8th Street 120 E. 8th Street, Jacksonville, Florida.

Sanctuary on 8th Street Community Garden
Jason & Matt return to the Sanctuary on 8th Street community garden to work with children teaching them how to plant and care for a garden. Plus, they announce our upcoming Volunteer Work Day where everyone can join us to give the landscape at the front entrance more curb appeal. Meet us at the Sanctuary Saturday morning December 5, 2020 and help for as long as you wish!

Sanctuary on 8th Street Educational Charity Community Garden
Jason Duffney & Matthew Barlow spend the afternoon teaching children how to tend the vegetable garden at the Sanctuary on 8th Street in the Springfield area of downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Thank you for the help from kindergarten through 2nd grade students who participated including Nehemiah, Kyree, Noah, Micah, & Kendall. Special thanks to Coach Henry & Ford and Assistant Director Jaime!

Plus, remember that for comprehensive solutions to your specific lawn, garden and landscaping need contact Earth Works of Jacksonville online and at 904-996-0712.

Earth Works operates a retail Garden Center/Plant Nursery in Jacksonville and provides landscaping, hardscaping, water features, lawn care service, lawn spraying, and drainage solutions. Contact us with your questions and to book design consultations.
Earth Works proudly serves clients in Northeast Florida, including Jacksonville, Ponte Vedra Beach, Atlantic Beach, Neptune Beach, Jacksonville Beach, Nocatee, St. Johns, Fleming Island, Orange Park, Middleburg, Green Cove Springs, Amelia Island, Fernandina, and St. Augustine.

Happy Gardening!

Share Your Story!

Skip to content