Volunteer Opportunities

Biodiversity

○ Volunteer Opportunities

Waikoloa Dry Forest Initiative:
Hawaii Wildlife Fund:
Pacific Whale Foundation (Maui):
The Nature Conservancy
Sierra Club of Hawaii:
Sierra Club of Hawaii Capitol Watch (political action):

Climate Refugees

○ Volunteer opportunities
National/Federal
Red Cross:

Community Partnerships

● Volunteer Opportunities
o United Way, Project Hawaiʻi, Inc
o Seeds 4 Tomorrow:
o Keep the Hawaiʻian Islands Beautiful:

Coral Reef Restoration/Ocean Conservation

o Volunteer Opportunities
Surfrider Foundation
Sanctuary Ocean Count

ReefTeach
Sierra Club

Cultural Sustainability

o Volunteer opportunities
▪ Conservation Connections:
▪ Kokua Hawaii Foundation:
▪ Hilt Volunteering:
▪ Preserve Hawaii:
▪ Hawaii Conservation:

Environmental Disaster Preparation

o Volunteer opportunities
Red Cross:
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency workshops:

Food Security

○ Volunteer opportunities
( The Kohala Center)

Hawaii Institute of Pacific Agriculture
The Food Basket, Hawaii Island’s Food Bank:
Friends of NELHA (Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority):

(One Island)
The Culinary Garden of Waimea Middle School:
Hawaii Farmers Union United:
Hilo Urb Farm:

Global Sustainability

○ Volunteer opportunities
Hawaii Island
Citizens’ Climate Lobby Hawaii Island Chapter:
Hawaii State
Nature Conservancy Hawaii:
Sierra Club of Hawaii Capitol Watch (political activism):
Malama Maunalua:

Green Jobs/Economy

● Volunteer Opportunities
o Hawaii Island
Hilo Urb Farm
The Kohala Center
The Culinary Garden of Waimea Middle School

o Hawaii State
Hawaii Farmers Union United:
Usgbc Hawaii
One Island Hawaii

Land Use Planning

o Volunteer opportunities
Hawai’i Island Land Trust
Preserve Hawai’i
Conservation Connections
Division of Forestry and Wildlife

Renewable Energy

○ Volunteer opportunities
Citizens’ Climate Lobby Hawaii Island Chapter:

Blue Planet Foundation:
Sierra Club of Hawaii:

○ Educational Seminars/Forums/Presentations:
Blue Planet Foundation Renewable Energy Classroom Presentations:
Hawaii Energy Education Outreach:
Hawaii Energy Teacher Trainings:

Water Resource Management

 Volunteer Opportunities
Kohala Watershed Partnership – Kohala Center
Hawaii Association of Watershed Projects
Hawaii Forest Industry Association

Zero Waste/Recycling

Volunteer Opportunities
Keep America Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup:
Keep Puakō Beautiful (South Kohala beach cleanups):
Hawaii Wildlife Fund:

Surfrider Foundation:
Recycle Hawaii, Get the Drift and Bag It! Part of Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup, annual coastal cleanups, Sept. 17 – Nov. 12
Mālama Kai Foundation:

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