Monthly Environment Writer

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Description of Project:

The goal of this project is to generate responses to news and opinion pieces that appear in the local press or articles and blog posts that will appear on the Massachusetts Chapter website. Fossil fuel companies have who communication departments, we rely on volunteers to fill the editorial pages and post blog entries to our website.

Description of Responsibilities:

  • Work with staff and other volunteers to create or submit at least 2 of the following each month:
    • Letters-to-the-editor (~250 words)
    • Blog posts for the Mass Sierra Club website (200-500 words)
    • Policy one-pagers (200-300 words)
    • Longer opinion pieces (500-1,000 words)
  • Research information and stay up to date on news around chosen subject area(s)
  • Work with staff and other volunteers to edit and submit letter and op-eds for publication
The vast majority of this work can be done remotely, but there may be opportunities to attend occasional related meetings in the Boston Sierra Club office or offsite elsewhere.


  • Organization
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Reading / Writing
  • Environmental Policy

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