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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Bike/Walk Events


Biking you thing? Help organize community bike tours of historical sites, native landscapes, Hardy Jones artistic metal sculptures, and summer & winter solstice rides. Coordinate GreenTown’s Bike Valet service at community events. EMAIL us if you are interested.




Researcher/Writer


Love the written word? Research and write articles for our blog and for local news outlets to spread the word about green happenings in our community. EMAIL us if you are interested.




Marketing Events Outreach and Social Media & Blog Poster


Great at networking? Post events on local media datebooks and email schools and other organizations to promote GreenTown projects and events. Post to our Facebook page and Twitter account. Edit articles and post to the GreenTown blog and Los Altos Patch blog. EMAIL us if you are interested




Photographer/Videographer


Great with a camera? Like video editing? Take photos and videos at GreenTown events. Edit videos and upload to GreenTown’s YouTube channel. EMAIL us if you are interested.




Help Plant Trees!


Our 500 Trees project continues to plant trees throughout our local community. Help us plant trees! The hardest part is digging the hole. Someone with a truck would be helpful too. EMAIL us if you are interested.




Volunteer Development Leader


Actively recruit volunteers from our local community to get involved in GreenTown’s projects and events. Mentor volunteers, and organize a Volunteer Appreciation event. EMAIL us if you are interested.




Database Assistant


Enjoy working with computers and data? Help out with data entry and management using GreenTown’s database system ( Salesforce NonProfit version). EMAIL us if you are interested.




Schools WoW Program Coordinator


GreenTown is looking for a new WoW! Project Lead! The Project Lead provides support to school leads in promoting alternative forms of transportation to school, including biking, walking and carpooling. These modes reduce greenhouse gases and toxic air emissions and help reduce traffic congestion around our schools. Plus, it’s a healthy and fun way for kids to bookend their school day! Check out our webpage at: https://www.greentownlosaltos.org/schoolswow The GreenTown WoW! Project Lead:

  • Helps School WoW! Leads with Program Planning
  • Encourages and Supports Bike/Ped Safety Instruction
  • Provides Marketing Support
  • Conducts Data Analysis and Supports Program Evaluation
Please see here for a more detailed description





HIGH SCHOOL & COLLEGE INTERNSHIPS

​Please check back in early 2022 for next year's summer internship opportunities.


Every summer GreenTown invites a cohort of college and high school (junior & senior) students to participate in our structured and guided intern program. They contribute to our projects while having a fulfilling and enriching experience. Email us if you are interested.