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Jobs and Volunteering

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Coastal Advocate position, August 2017

Interested candidates should email a resume and thoughtful cover letter describing your specific qualifications and interest in the position to [email protected]


VOLUNTEERING

Whether it’s for a few hours a week, once a year at a special event, or something in between, your time makes a difference for our
coast. Volunteers are needed to assist with office tasks, to help with special events and education/community outreach, advocacy projects and more!

  • Education and Community Outreach: Staff our One Hundred Miles information table and help distribute educational materials, raise awareness about our coast and our organization. Assist Education staff with field trips, clean-ups, education projects and more!
  • Advocacy: Work with Advocacy staff to raise awareness and address critical issues impacting our coast (i.e. write letters, attend meetings, etc.). Citizen Science Projects – coming soon!
  • General/Admin: Help with monthly or quarterly mailings, thank-you notes, phone calls, filing, organizing supplies and database maintenance.
  • Special Events and more!

Becoming a OHM Volunteer Today

  1. Fill out our online Volunteer Application.
  2. Attend a Volunteer Training Night (see dates below).
  3. Our Coastal Education Coordinator Kelly Patton will email you our monthly volunteer newsletter with upcoming opportunities.
  4. Sign-up for available opportunities on your own & volunteer!

Attend a Volunteer Training Night. If you’re interested in giving back to our coast and helping us get ready for exciting education events and becoming a coastal advocate – join us! Twice a month, OHM will lead a volunteer training in our Brunswick and Savannah offices. Interested volunteers can choose their topic of interest and attend our training on Coastal Advocacy, Education and Outreach, or both sessions. 

Sign-up for a Volunteer Training Night online by clicking the button below. Please contact Kelly Patton Coastal Education Coordinator for questions.

 


October 2017

  • Tuesday, October 10 (Brunswick Office)
  • Tuesday, October 24 (Savannah Office)

November 2017

  • Tuesday, November 7 (Brunswick Office)
  • Tuesday, November 14 (Savannah Office)

December 2017

  • Tuesday, December 5 (Brunswick Office)
  • Tuesday, December 14 (Savannah Office)

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities 

Safes Routes to School Walking Audit Kickoff
October 2017 – dates TBD
Burroughs-Moletee Elementary School

Join us! Volunteers are needed to walk and survey neighborhood routes to identify problem areas, such as broken sidewalks, poor signage, and abandoned homes. DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA, OUR ORIGINAL DATES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED. The kickoff and walking audits will be rescheduled for October – please stay tuned.


GADNR’s CoastFest!
Saturday October 7, 2017
10am-4pm

We’re planning an interactive booth featuring coastal Georgia’s shorebirds – and we need your help! Volunteers will …
– Manage our shorebird interactive game table for all ages.
– Educate visitors about our Georgia’s shorebirds with bird biofacts and our shorebird-themed trivia spin wheel. 
– Educate visitors about our One Hundred Miles mission. 

Sign-up for a 3-4 hour morning or afternoon shift by clicking the button below.


Savannah Food Day Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2017
10am-6pm

We’re planning an interactive booth featuring our programmatic work on reducing plastic consumption in Chatham County – and we need your help!
Volunteers will …
– Manage and pass out our Chatham Plastics Survey to visitors.
– Educate visitors about the issue of plastics in our coastal communities. 
– Educate visitors about our One Hundred Miles mission. 

Sign-up for a 3-4 hour morning or afternoon shift by clicking the button below.


End of Year Mailings!
One Hundred Miles Brunswick Office
Fall 2017

We’re looking for a few extra hands to help us with our big end of the year mailings! We promise to provide strong coffee, light snacks, and all around good company.

Volunteers are needed in-house for the following dates …

September 2017
– Monday, September 25th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)
– Tuesday, September 26th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)

October 2017
– Monday, October 16th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)
– Tuesday, October 17th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)

November 2017
– Monday, November 13th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)
– Tuesday, November 14th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)

December 2017
– Monday, December 4th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)
– Tuesday, December 5th (10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm)