Volunteer

Coastal Programs & Cleanups

Coastal Cleanup Day Volunteers – Sign up to lead a team or join an existing team to clean a beach or waterway on International Coastal Cleanup Day in September. CLICK HERE for more information, or CLICK HERE to sign up.

Adopt-a-Beach Volunteers – Sign up to adopt and clean a designated beach or waterway 3+ times a year. CLICK HERE for more information and to sign up, or email adoptabeach@yournec.org.

Adopt-a-Block Volunteers – Sign up to adopt and clean a designated block in Arcata. Visit the Adopt-a Block page HERE to find more information or to sign up.

EcoNews and Graphic Design

EcoNews Distribution – Deliver copies of EcoNews to area locations convenient to you! We need your help to get EcoNews out to our readers! EcoNews is published every other month and we need your help to keep the paper in stock around the region.

EcoNews Production – Interested in journalism or print production? Help get EcoNews ready for print! Write, edit, and proofread articles (good writing skills required, experience with Word preferred), and/or assist with layout of the print edition in Adobe InDesign (InDesign experience required).

Graphic Design – Create a variety of visual digital graphics for use on our website and social media, and print materials for tabling and educational purposes. Experience with Photoshop,  Illustrator, or InDesign required. Interpretive skills are a plus!

Office Assistance and Event Planning

Outreach/Volunteer Coordinator – Help us herd our cats! Well, we don’t really have cats, but we could use some help coordinating volunteers and spreading the word about our events.

Event Assistance – The NEC has regulary fundraisers, movie nights, and other fun events. To volunteer your time, sign up for our volunteer email list by clicking the link below and stay up to date on upcoming events.

For more information about any of these opportunities, contact bella@yournec.org.

CLICK HERE to sign up on our Volunteer email list for notifications of opportunities as they arise.

We look forward to hearing from you!