Community Events Volunteer

Volunteer Position Description

Position Name

Community Events Volunteer


Represent SVT at local community events where SVT has an information table. Answer questions about SVT’s mission, local trails, and volunteer opportunities. Distribute maps and information. Collect names for SVT’s newsletter.

Skills needed

Interest in engaging people in conversation and spreading the word about SVT’s mission.

Some events require the transport and setup of a table and pop-up tent, and for those events the ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds in order to move tables and set up tents is appreciated but not required. Other events do not have this requirement. People of all abilities are encouraged to apply.

Training provided

Orientation discussion with Director of Development


Up to 3 hour shifts per event. There are generally 5-10 events per year. Volunteers can select which events they’d like to participate in based on geography and personal schedule. Many events are on the weekends. 


Late spring, summer, and early fall.


Community events within SVT’s 36 communities. 

Reports to

Director of Development and Community Development