Recycling and Composting Mentor


Cause Areas


Mon Apr 02, 2018 11:30 AM - Sun Jun 03, 2018 12:30 PM


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


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 spring field trips are scheduled on April 3, 5, 24, 26 and May 4, 8, 10, 16, 17, 22, 23, and 24.

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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