WMEAC relies on caring volunteers like you to carry out our mission of leading environmental protection. We are all part of West Michigan’s environment, so we must work together to protect and positively influence our natural surroundings. WMEAC volunteers average 10,000 hours every year for various programs, professional, and maintenance needs! We need you to volunteer West Michigan to protect our environment!
Page last updated 9/20/2017.
ARTPRIZE S.O.R.T. INITIATIVE
S.O.R.T. is back!
We are recruiting volunteers and volunteer groups to fill nearly 300 shifts to manage the S.O.R.T. stations during ArtPrize 9 this fall.
This makes an amazing group service project for student organizations, churches, corporate teams, and athletic teams!
When: September 20 – October 8
Where: Rosa Parks Circle & Ah-Nab-Awen Park
WMEAC needs volunteers for in-office tasks frequently; including cleaning, filing, research, event prep, organization, and whatever else comes up during our very busy days!
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and share some of your skills with us, and we’ll do our best to find you a good fit.
GREEN DRINKS GREETER
Description/Background: Every month people who work in the environmental field meet up at informal sessions known as Green Drinks. The event is held on the third Thursday of the month in the evening at various venues throughout Greater-Grand Rapids and the Lakeshore. Attendees will vary from students and academia, non-profit, government, and sustainable business professionals.
Calendar Time Scope Commitment: The event takes place once a month on the third Thursday of the month from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.
Responsibilities of Volunteers:
- Support the WMEAC table the day of the event. Most commonly either setting up or breaking down the table.
- Help greet attendees
JOIN A COMMITTEE
WMEAC hosts a number of committees to help with our internal policies and procedures, provide guidance, and expand our network for effective community engagement.
Are you interested in a more formal commitment with WMEAC?
Let us know if you are interested in learning more about our Event Planning, Fund Development, Policy and Advocacy, IDEAL (Inclusion and Diversity), and event specific committees like Grand River Clean Up, Blue Tie Ball, the Annual Meeting, and Women and Environment.