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 Volunteers

ClimateActionWR Street Team Shift Leaders

ClimateActionWR Street Team Volunteers

Are you:

  • Passionate about combating climate change?
  • Interested in building leadership and community engagement skills?
  • Looking to volunteer your time between June and September 2019?

Join the ClimateActionWR Street Team!

ClimateActionWR is collaborative partnership between Green Solutions and Sustainable Waterloo Region. This program coordinates and facilitates activities in the Climate Action Plan to achieve Waterloo Region’s 6% greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target by 2020, and is working to develop the region’s long-term Climate Action Plan to achieve an 80% GHG emissions reduction target by 2050. This year, we want to engage with community members to generate ideas on how we can achieve our ambitious GHG reduction goal, both at an individual and community level, and we need outgoing and passionate volunteers such as yourself to join our team!

As a Street Team volunteer you will attend events in Waterloo Region (Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo, and the surrounding Townships) between June and September 2019, to collect feedback and ideas from event participants on how we can take action on climate change to achieve our long-term 80% GHG reduction target.

This role requires approx. 2 hours of training + 12 hours of volunteering over 4 months (~3 shifts).

To apply, please complete the following Street Team 2019 Application Form.

If you have any questions please contact Samantha at samantha.tremmel@climateactionwr.ca

ClimateActionWR Street Team Shift Leaders

Are you:

  • Passionate about combating climate change?
  • Interested in building leadership and community engagement skills?
  • Looking to volunteer your time between June and September 2019?
  • Looking for a leadership role?

Join the ClimateActionWR Street Team as a Shift Leader!

ClimateActionWR is collaborative partnership between Green Solutions and Sustainable Waterloo Region. This program coordinates and facilitates activities in the Climate Action Plan to achieve Waterloo Region’s 6% greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target by 2020, and is working to develop the region’s long-term Climate Action Plan to achieve an 80% GHG emissions reduction target by 2050. This year, we want to engage with community members to generate ideas on how we can achieve our ambitious GHG reduction goal, both at an individual and community level, and we need outgoing and passionate volunteers such as yourself to join our team!

Street Team Shift Leaders are responsible for delegating tasks and providing support to Street Team volunteers, communicating with the ClimateActionWR team to address any concerns at events, and answering community members’ questions about ClimateActionWR and partner organizations.

This role requires approx. 3 hours of training + 24 hours of volunteering over the 4-month engagement period (~8 shifts).

To apply, please complete the following Street Team 2019 Application Form.

If you have any questions please contact Samantha at samantha.tremmel@climateactionwr.ca