Forest Team Volunteer at RAN (SF)
Protect endangered forests while learning valuable skills as a Rainforest Action Network Forest Team Volunteer in San Francisco!
Why volunteer with RAN?
- Halt the destruction of our planet’s last ancient forests
- Stop the oppression of Indigenous communities and forest peoples
- Empower supporters and activists across the country to take action
- Learn valuable skills such as campaign planning, research, grassroots organizing, time management, and much more.
What type of work will you be doing?
Working directly with our Forest Campaign Team on the Out of Fashion and Conflict Palm Oil campaigns, Forest Volunteers will develop organizing skills through a variety of different and fun activities, such as:
- Phone organizing to engage RAN activists around the U.S. to participate in actions and tactics
- Participating in and/or organizing local (and fun!) creative actions, events and tactics
- Supporting RAN staff in various projects including:
- campaign organizing
- mailings to supporters
We love it when our volunteers are working on projects that they are passionate about. If you have an idea or skill that you’d like to share with RAN, let us know about it.
What will you gain from this position?
As a RAN Forest Volunteer, you are given the opportunity to work directly with experienced campaigners and staff, participate in organizing and skills trainings led by staff, and gain hands-on-learning experience working in a non-profit office.
Because this is a volunteer position, your time commitment is completely up to you. Whether you are available twice a month or 10 hours per week, we are grateful for your support and commitment to RAN’s work. Once you sign up to be a Forest Team Volunteer, we will email you periodically to inform you of the different volunteer opportunities available--it’s then up to you to choose which activities to participate in.
Sign up now to be a RAN Forest Team Volunteer and we will inform you on how you can start participating! If you have any questions please email PalmOilAction@ran.org or OutofFashion@ran.org (please put Forest Team Volunteer in the subject line of your email). We look forward to working with you!