Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with our team! New volunteer opportunities are constantly being posted, so please continue to check back if there isn’t anything here that fits your interests today.

To apply to a role, please checkout our recruitment process here.

If you have any questions about volunteering with us, please don’t hesitate to email Yvonne.

ClimateActionWR Street Team Volunteer

ClimateActionWR Street Team Volunteer

Are you outgoing and passionate about environmental action in Waterloo Region? With the recent release of ClimateActionWR’s Our Progress, Our Path: An Update on Waterloo Region’s Carbon Footprint, we’re looking for Street Team volunteers to engage with community members in Waterloo Region during the development of a more ambitious greenhouse gas reduction target for beyond 2020.

As the ClimateActionWR Street Team Volunteer you would:

  • Interact with community members at events in Waterloo Region
  • Chat with event participants about their vision for the future of Waterloo Region and realistic, yet ambitious, greenhouse gas reduction targets

As a strong candidate you are:

  • Passionate about combating climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Waterloo Region
  • At ease with and enjoy interacting with community members
  • Looking for an opportunity to contribute to the long-term greenhouse gas reduction target
  • Are available to attend multiple events in Waterloo Region (Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo, and the Townships) through to November 2017

The time commitment is:

  • Approximately one hour of online training  (to be completed prior to the orientation)
  • A one hour in-person orientation session
  • A minimum of 10 hours of volunteering over the  engagement period (approximately 3 shifts)

Find out more here, and apply online.

If you have any questions about the Street Team role or applications, please email Olivia at olivia.muysson@climateactionwr.ca.