Cause Areas


Fri Jun 01, 2018 - Fri Aug 31, 2018


Palo Alto or Santa Clara OfficePalo Alto, CA 94303


The Environmental Volunteers seeks dedicated volunteers for a summer. High school and college students are welcome. Summer Education volunteers will report to the EV’s Materials Coordinator. A Summer Education volunteer may work anywhere from 4-20 hours a week (June-August), based on their availability. The schedule is flexible and volunteers will be assisted to either the Palo Alto or Santa Clara office. An interest in nature, science, and education is a must. Summer volunteers will take on the following responsibilities:

  • Look through learning materials to confirm that they are in good repair and ready for the new school year.
  • If materials are in disrepair or missing, work with Materials Coordinator to ensure they are ready for the new school year
  • Make updates to our educational wiki page. Training and assistance will be available this if needed.
  • Assist in creating new educational materials including visuals, scripts, and models.
  • Assist with basic office tasks like inventorying or photo copies.
  • Other projects may be available based on volunteers interest.


Summer Volunteers should be students who display the following qualities:

  • Attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, and clear communication skills.
  • Comfortable with computers and ability to learn new software.
  • Ability to work independently and complete tasks assigned.
  • Previous crafting, art, design or building/tinkering experience desirable.
  • Desire to work cooperatively with a variety of people and ages.

This is an unpaid volunteer position.

To apply, please email resume and completed application form to:

Christine Zack, Materials Coordinator


Applications will be accepted until June 15th. Interested Volunteers will be contacted by mid-May with more details.


  • Data Entry
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Environmental Education
  • Inventory Management
  • General Education

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • 8-20 hours a week

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