Delete Edit Previous Next Notification Check Ban Circle Check
Congratulations to the graduating class of 2024! Sow the seeds of community involvement and keep volunteering!

Youth Climate Activation Circle

I'm Interested
Volunteer Position Name / Role: Youth Climate Activation Circle
Date Posted: Friday, June 28, 2024
Organization Name: County of Dufferin
Organization Contact: County of Dufferin
519 941 2816
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: As a Youth Climate Ambassador, volunteers will receive climate change training, build skills, explore green career pathways, and develop community networks, leading up to the creation of a local climate action project.

About You

- You are between 16 – 25 years of age
- You are a resident of Dufferin County
- You are passionate about and driven to advance solutions to climate change. Note: No previous experience is necessary!
- You are able to commit to 60 hours (inclusive of training) to the Youth Climate Activation Circle between September 2024 and June 2025

What We Can Offer

- $500 stipend or community service hours recognition
- Reimbursement for eligible participation expenses (e.g. transportation or childcare)
- Official “Youth Climate Ambassador” certificate
- A letter of support and/or reference
- Skills building, exposure to ‘green’ career pathways, and connections to local experts
Type of Organization: Public Service
More Info Link:
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Youth
Duties / Roles / Activities: As a Youth Climate Ambassador, you will:

- Learn about climate science, causes, solutions, engagement, and justice
- Collaborate with fellow volunteers to create and execute a local climate action project
- Build skills, connect with local experts and discover green career pathways
Sample Tasks:
Dates & Times:
  • Evening
  • Weekend
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Any Dufferin
  • Orangeville and area
  • Shelburne and area
  • Grand Valley and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): Yes
Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19: No
Commitment Length / Duration: Moderate Term (3 months to 1 year)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expires: Wednesday, July 31, 2024
Areas of Interest:
  • Community and information services for the general public
  • Event Planning / Fundraising and special events
  • Conservation / Gardening / Horticulture / Nature / Trails / Environment
Skills / Experience: No previous climate action or environmental experience necessary.

Volunteers will receive climate change training.
I'm Interested