Zero Waste Concordia Volunteering and News
Zero Waste Concordia is looking for volunteers and to keep our community in the loop! Find out how to become a volunteer or to sign up for our newsletter.
How do I sign up?
Fill out the form to the right and we will be in touch with you!
Don't want to volunteer and just want news? Just check off that you're not interested in volunteering.
What do Zero Waste Concordia volunteers do?
- Help reduce waste at events by collecting food for donations, providing reusable dishes, setting up custom waste posters, and helping attendees sort waste
- Raise awareness about waste, water, energy, and sustainable food choices
- Conduct Waste Audits
- Help the Centre for Creative Reuse with collecting and sorting reusable items
Participants should commit to a minimum of 5 hours of volunteer time per semester. They will be required to have a fair understanding of sustainability issues and an ability to communicate them; however, training and background information will be provided to deepen this knowledge.
What do I get for volunteering?
Zero Waste campaign volunteers will earn valuable experience in results-driven behavior change campaigning. They will also be eligible for credit with the Co-curricular program. Volunteers will also get access to free waste reducing gear like reusable coffee mugs.