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Volunteers are essential to helping Oakvillegreen achieve our mission of preserving nature where we live!

There are as many opportunities to volunteer with our organization as there are good ideas and interested volunteers. 

Please complete our volunteer application form so that we may contact you to discuss opportunities.

Current Opportunities:

Board Member – Secretary: Care about restoring and protecting nature where you live? Want to create a greener community that is connected to nature? Join our Board of Directors! More details on this role here: Be Our Board Secretary!

To discuss or apply for this position please send an email to president@oakvillegreen.org with a note letting us know about your qualifications and why you are interested in this volunteer position.

Event Coordination & Outreach Team: Passionate about the environment and love chatting with people? We are looking for community outreach volunteers! Oakvillegreen will be at a number of festivals and events throughout 2018, running mini planting workshops and eco-activities, and we need your help! Please complete our volunteer application form above and check off ‘Event Coordination & Outreach Team’ and we will be in touch.

Here are some examples of other volunteer opportunities:

  • Assisting with our community tree plantings (everything from planning and preparation to digging in!)
  • Contributing to our environmental education programs (design, delivery and everything in between)
  • Assisting with schoolyard naturalization and corporate greening initiatives
  • Events coordination and promotion (we host a spring native plant sale)
  • Article writing and advocacy research

By volunteering, you can:

  • share your skills to make a difference
  • explore your passion for nature and the environment
  • learn new skills and gain hands-on experience
  • get outside, be active and have fun working in nature
  • help make Oakville a healthier and more sustainable community

Oakvillegreen strives to offer rewarding volunteer experiences and opportunities for volunteers to learn from our staff while sharing their skills and contributions, whatever these may be!