Volunteer Opportunities

If you enjoy nature, want to work in a peaceful, beautiful natural setting, and would like to volunteer to help us in our mission of land preservation and environmental education, we’d like to meet you. We have a wide range of volunteer opportunities; there’s sure to be something that interests you.

Our most familiar volunteers are our teacher-naturalists (TNs), who make our education programs possible, but there are many other opportunities. Following is a list of the various jobs volunteers can fill. If you are interested, please call Woodland Dunes at (920) 793-4007 or email nancyn@woodlanddunes.org.

VolunteersGeneral Volunteering Examples

  • Gardening/Weeding -helping with the Butterfly Garden and surrounding garden beds
  • Teacher Naturalist– teaching school field trips, Scout groups, etc.
  • Teacher Naturalist Helper– assisting with school field trips, Scout groups, etc
  • Maintenance -building projects, mowing, trail maintenance
  • Front Desk Volunteers– greeting visitors, watching the shop, answering the phones on weekdays and Saturdays
  • Office Help– stamping, folding, stuffing, photocopying, etc.
  • Sewing/Craft Projects– create costumes, props for events and school programs
  • Invasive species control
  • Program set-up and take-down for school field trips

Event Volunteering Examples

  • General event help-set-up, admission, parking and clean-up
  • Baking
  • Poster and flyer distribution
  • Face painting
  • Silent auction– gathering materials for our Getaway Fundraiser
  • Help with kids’ activities at events

We offer extensive training and a great group of people to work with. Interested in volunteering? Fill out the volunteer form and volunteer policy below with your contact information and we will contact you shortly!

Volunteer Form