Thorne Nature Experience is a non-profit organization that is committed to building Earth stewardship by connecting youth to nature through joyful, hands-on, place-based environmental education experiences. Founded in Boulder, CO in 1954, Thorne has a rich history and has reached more than 200,000 children and adults through its programs. We are looking for help getting youth outside and connecting to the wild landscapes of Colorado!
Volunteer and Intern opportunities vary by season, time commitment, and location. Administrative and Marketing Volunteers and Interns work closely with Thorne staff on projects including: fundraising, outreach, social media, writing and assembling student-authored Mini Books, bird banding data entry, land management, and so much more!
Volunteers and Interns gain business and marketing experience while working in a nonprofit office setting. Some projects can be completed remotely.
Full position descriptions are on Thorne's website.
Please complete our online Volunteer and Intern Application to get started at Thorne!
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Gwen at 303.499.3647 x103 or Gwen@thornenature.org.
- Must be 16 or older
- Preference for those with experience or a strong desire to work with a nonprofit organization
- Preference for those with or working on a High School Diploma, Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Education, Environmental Studies, Biology, Geology, Education, or related field
- Data Entry
- Environmental Education
- Administrative Support
- Social Media / Blogging
- Event Planning / Management
- Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- 2 hours a week or more