The excited expressions on the faces of the children brought it all home for me. I would wholeheartedly recommend volunteering to those who wish to help instill a lifelong passion for nature in kids, while feeling truly connected with caring and dedicated adults. -Stephanie Etley, summer camp volunteer
Wilderness Awareness School currently has many exciting volunteer opportunities for friends of all ages and skill levels. With the help of volunteers like you we can help promote an understanding and appreciation of nature, community and self.
Summer Camp Volunteers act as assistant instructors for our summer camps and receive training in youth mentoring. These volunteers get to choose at least 2 weeks in the summer to come to camp and support our instructors leading and playing games and activities. Other perks may also be included.
Internship – Full time summer volunteer intern position for outdoor education career minded college students
Other Volunteer Inquiries: Contact Us
Cascade Wildlife Monitoring Project Volunteers track mammals in the Cascades to monitor their activity, especially during winter. Visit Conservation Northwest’s page for more information. Click Here.
Board of Directors members and Elders are also volunteers. If you are interested in serving, please contact us.
Giving Opportunities: With our low student-to-teacher ratios and phenomenal instructors, the cost of our tuition does not fully cover program costs. Please respond generously to our periodic appeals. If you are able, give a gift of support now.