Do you want to volunteer and take action for your community and for your future?
Positions: Climate Action Catalyst
Type: volunteer opportunities with training, support, benefits (see below)
Benefits: can apply for grant funding up to $2000, also tech devices (eg. laptops, tablet, headphones)
Hours: approx. 6 hours per week from October-February
Locations: Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area, Ontario
Eligibility: ages 16 – 24 (see below)
Organization: Climate Action Network / YCI
Through Youth Challenge International’s Innovate MY Future program, GTHA youth, aged 16-24, collaborate in local teams to tackle climate issues and design community-based projects to make an impact. Join us to become a Climate Action Catalyst to build skills, network and take climate action in your community!
Climate Action Catalyst volunteers receive training and support from YCI to design and implement a climate action project in their communities and gain resume-building skills and experience along the way. They also gain exclusive access to training, mentorship and grant funding as well as the opportunity to apply for technology devices to support virtual participation in training sessions and to collaborate with teams.
What you’ll do:
You’ll fit right in if you:
The details & time commitment:
How to apply:
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis as they are received. Successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks to schedule an interview. Submit early and don’t miss the chance to participate in this unique experience!
NEW: Applicants have the option to apply as a Team. If applying as a Team, please indicate this in your application.
For more information about Youth Challenge International’s Innovate MY Future program, visit youthclimateaction.ca.
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Innovate MY Future is generously funded by the Government of Canada under the Canada Service Corps program.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 10 2021 ID: 60007