Volunteer Opportunities: Environmental & Resource Management

Enjoy the outdoors?

  • Sponsor: Community Food Bank-Green Valley
  • Contact: Lilia
  • Contact Phone: 520-625-5252
  • Contact Email: LDawson@communityfoodbank.org
  • December 11, 2017

    Community Food Bank in Green Valley needs “gleaners,” December through April only, to pick up citrus at private homes. Requires ability to climb ladders, lift buckets of picked citrus and unload truck.

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    Like to hike/bird the Santa Cruz River from Tubac to Rio Rico?

  • Sponsor: Friends of the Santa Cruz River
  • Contact: Sherry Sass
  • Contact Phone: 520-398-8269
  • Contact Email: foscriver@gmail.com
  • September 20, 2017

    Volunteer with Friends of the Santa Cruz River (FOSCR) to protect the river that supports fabulous habitat. Your membership, administrative/organizational skills will make a big difference. We also need a web and social networking enthusiast.

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    Become a Public Information Specialists for the Stars

  • Sponsor: Whipple Observatory
  • Contact: Alexandra
  • Contact Phone: 520-879-4404
  • Contact Email: aterry@cfa.harvard.edu
  • September 6, 2017

    The Whipple Observatory needs you as a tour guide or public information specialist. Tour guides accompany visitors on the tour bus, explaining observatory operations and showing the telescopes at the top of Mount Hopkins. Public information specialists run the visitor center by demonstrating the exhibits, making tour reservations and selling merchandise.

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    Anza Day Preparations at Historic Canoa Ranch

  • Sponsor: Historic Canoa Ranch
  • Contact: Valerie Samoy
  • Contact Phone: 520-724-5220
  • Contact Email: valerie.samoy@pima.gov
  • September 5, 2017

    Historic Canoa Ranch is getting ready to launch three new exhibits at our upcoming Anza Day (October 14, 2017) and is in need of volunteers to help with preparation and installation.  We have hundreds of items that need washing and cleaning and placement in display cases.  We’re looking for volunteers to come to the ranch on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 8:30 am to Noon.

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    September 5, 2017

    Shuttle transport from Tucson or from Ajo Way is provided!  Volunteer docents are needed at Kitt Peak. We offer excellent training sessions to prepare you for your duties on the mountain.  Our next set of training sessions begin October 10th! 

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