BurlingtonGreen Youth Network Online Drop-in Meeting Attendee
(BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association)
|Comments||Volunteers welcome at any time.|
|Contact||Kale Black, Senior Program Coordinator, BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Getting Inspired, Learning, Outdoor Opportunities, Social Media Content Creation Opportunities |
Are you between the ages of 14 - 24? Are you interested in protecting the environment? Do you want to learn how YOU can make a difference? Whether you are a passionate environmentalist, if you have even a small interest, or want to know where to start, our drop-in Zoom meetings are for YOU!
By sharing ideas, resources, successes and by working together on school and community eco-projects, we can have a greater impact with a louder voice. After all, it is OUR collective future.
UPCOMING BGYN (BurlingtonGreen Youth Network) MEETINGS AND EVENTS
Usually every other Monday @ 4:30 over Zoom, plus outdoor hikes, event greening activities, and opportunities to connect and care for nature as part of our Youth Connect 4 Climate initiative.
Join us every other week as we learn about eco-issues and campaigns, plan educational / empowering activities eco-action activities for the community, discuss the latest eco-news, and connect with like minded people. All are welcome!
Where and How: On Zoom. Message us on social media or send us an e-mail for the link
When: Every other Monday at 4:30pm (stay tuned to our Instagram to see promos for upcoming meetings / events).
If you have something you would like to add to the agenda, please let us know when you join the meeting or get the invite.
|More Info Link||www.instagram.com/bgyouthnetwork|
|Benefits||Connect with other young people who care about the environment, listen to inspiring Guest Speakers, stay up to date on eco-events & volunteer opportunities & earn volunteer hours for attending meetings|
|Clients||Other meeting attendees - additional volunteer opportunities optional|
|Ages||14 year(s) - 24 year(s)|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||Yes|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Community Groups|
|Areas of Interest||Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Nature / Environment ; Program Coordination / Support ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Youth Engagement|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Lots of skills helpful for volunteer projects. No skills required to attend meetings.|
|Commitment Length||One Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; No commitment drop-in bi-weekly meetings.|
|Interaction Level||Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering ; Meetings & events currently held on Zoom, with some in person offerings.|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; Computer with internet access & Zoom for online meetings. Transportation needed to get to in-person activities at different locations with different accessibility.|
|Number of Positions||Burlington: 100 individual(s) |
100 individual(s) needed in total.
Meetings are held every other week regardless of # of attendees. Volunteer opportunities available, no minimum amount of volunteers required. No maximum.
|Training||Training is provided ; Training on-going ; All are welcome, no skills/training required. Just click our Zoom link (in bio of our instagram page) & hop in. No camera/audio required, although it is nice for making friends :)|
|Application Deadline||31 Dec 2025|
|Cost||No cost - all expenses incurred by host|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||All that is required is that you are between the ages of 14-24 and that you would like to attend|
|Start Date||On or after 15 Feb 2021|
|End Date||31 Dec 2025|
|Organization Name||BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association|
|Address & Map|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 91515 |
Burlington, ON L7R 4L6