Category Archives: Volunteering

VOLUNTEER: BOOMVT drum festival looking for volunteers, June 2nd, Burlington, VT

VSA Vermont presents BOOMVT, a drum festival to raise awareness about people with disabilities in the arts. Sunday, June 2, 2013 at City Hall Park in Burlington, Vermont BOOMVT features music performances by dynamic local drum ensembles including members from … Continue reading

Posted in Vermont/New England, Volunteering

VOLUNTEER: Compost Crew Members needed for June Orientation

Hey Students! Hanging around Burlington in June?  UVM Recycling is looking for a core team to help with Compost & Recycling during Summer Orientation which happens in June.  Your help is needed at the outdoor meals under the “big tent”  … Continue reading

Posted in Vermont/New England, Volunteering

VOLUNTEER and an EVENT: UVM Bike Users Group and Local Motion’s Cycle the City Ride (Sunday, 4/28)

Howdy UVM Bike Enthusiasts, We know you haven’t heard from us at the Bike Users Group in a while. We’ve been busy planning and scheming new projects and are now starting to shake off the wintertime rust. In keeping with … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Vermont/New England, Volunteering

VOLUNTEER: Plant Trees in the Old North End, Saturday 4/27

Trees, trees, trees!!!!! Join us Saturday, April 27th for a community tree planting event! We will be planting 14 large shade trees (~15 feet tall, 2.5-3 in. caliper) on Cedar, Rose, and Lafountain Streets in the Old North End and … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Vermont/New England, Volunteering

JOBS: Progressive Campaign Job Opportunities for Graduating Seniors – Nationwide!

Grassroots Campaigns is currently hiring Assistant Canvass Directors to run field campaigns on behalf of issue based organizations like Oxfam America, ACLU, The Nature Conservancy, and the Southern Poverty Law Center. Grassroots Campaigns is looking to interview top students to … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US, Internships, Midwestern US, Post-Grad, Vermont/New England, Volunteering, Western US

INTERNSHIP: Irene Recovery Summer Internship Program

Vermont Campus Compact is excited to announce that they plan to once again run the Irene Recovery Summer Internship Program.  This program will place 10-15 student interns in summer internships focused on disaster recovery, mitigation, and preparation.  The program offers … Continue reading

Posted in Internships, Vermont/New England, Volunteering

INTERNSHIP: Summer internships with Project Bona Fide, Nicaragua

Summer Internships at Project Bona Fide and Volunteer opportunities: 6-10 week internships working with animals in mature agro-ecosystems sytems, planting/design, agro-forestry practices, post harvest processing and systems integration a la Permaculture systems are now available for the summer of 2013 … Continue reading

Posted in Abroad, Beyond UVM, Courses and Programs, Internships, Volunteering

Volunteer: Volunteer opportunities with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science (trail-building!)

Pitch in to build a new accessible trail at the Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee, Vermont! We’d like your help to provide all visitors with easier access to our outdoor environment, including families with strollers, seniors with walkers … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Vermont/New England, Volunteering

BEYOND UVM: Oxfam looking for CHANGE-makers

Oxfam is looking for CHANGE-makers Oxfam America is accepting applications for its 14th annual CHANGE Initiative, its national student organizing and advocacy program.  CHANGE offers rising sophomores and juniors at US-based colleges the opportunity to become effective agents for social … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US, Volunteering

Summer Positions at Valley Forge National Historical Park

Valley Forge National Historical Park announces their available internship within the Natural Resources Division for summer 2013.  Please see the attached announcement for more information (NRM_intern_Announcement2013v2). Summer paid positions with Valley Forge NHP’s Natural Resources Division are now posted on the … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern US, Internships, Jobs, Volunteering