Recycling and Composting Mentor


Cause Areas


Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:30 AM - Fri Sep 28, 2018 12:30 PM


Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge13751 Upper Embankment RoadVisitor CenterNampa, ID 83686
Aquatic invertebrate sampling


Lunch time mentor is needed to teach 4th-6th graders about recycling and composting during our Discover Wildlife Journeys and SEEDS: Nature Detectives field trips. Volunteer will explain what items can be recycled, go to the compost, or be placed in the trash and help students sort their lunch items into the appropriate bin.

Think you might not have the skills needed to help out? Don't worry! Training is provided. The only requirement is enthusiasm and willingness to commit to volunteering.

Time Commitment: 1 hour, flexible days. Lunch break for the kids are typically 30 minutes but start times range from 11-12:30. 2018 fall field trips are scheduled for various days between September 17th-September 28th 2018.

How to Apply: Contact Volunteer Coordinator at or call (208) 467-9278


  • Environmental Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • Training, plus up to one hour on flexible days.
  • Good communicator who enjoys interacting with children.

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