The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Enjoy the great outdoors of South Florida and share you love of nature! Help as a canoe volunteer with a variety of public and specialty canoe outings in our beautiful Everglades wetlands preserve!
These canoe programs include school field trips, family outings, visiting camps and others. Programs vary from two to three hours and are offered during the day, twilight and moonlight hours.
You will assist as back up support with our guided canoe outings. Help with setup/breakdown and during the canoe outing. After outing, you will assist with clean up and putting away materials and/or all equipment. You MUST be able to help lift canoes (approximate weight 40 lbs.) on and off their storage racks. Minimum age- 16+