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Volunteer Roles

In 2015, ReForest London had over 7,900 volunteers who contributed over 13,000 hours of service to our programs. From plantings to community events, our volunteers were present to lend a helping hand. Our volunteers continued support is over-elming!

We welcome you to explore our volunteer opportunities. There are many ways for you to get involved and contribute to a greener community. Below are all our current volunteer positions. Click on the role for more information about the position.

Featured Volunteer Roles

Office Assistant
We require assistance with data entry, mailings and light organizing of supplies cabinets, as well as day-to-day tasks
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 Volunteer Roles

Tree Planter
Volunteer with ReForest London to help plant thousands of native trees and shrubs in parks and natural areas in the spring and fall.
Training                           
No training required.
Opportunity Availability
Spring, Fall
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Tree Specialist
Tree Specialists lend a helping hand to less experience volunteers and help ReForest London staff run naturalization projects smoothly.
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation   
Tree Specialist Training
Opportunity Availability
Spring, Summer, Fall
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Tree Blitzer
Tree Blizers go door-to-door ofeering to plant trees on residential properties.
Training                           
Neighbourhood Tree Blitz Training
Opportunity Availability
Spring, Fall
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Community Liaison
Community Liaisons will be facilitating booths for ReForest London, passing on information to individuals who pass by about volunteer positions and participating in tree planting events. 
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation   
Community Liaison Training
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Tree Teacher
Tree Teachers are ReForest London's speakers bureau. Tree Teachers visit community groups and schools to speak about Native Trees, the Emerald Ash Borer, and the Importance of Trees.
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation
Tree Teacher Training 
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Canvass Lead 
The Canvass Lead will be responsible for assisting with pre and post canvassing of neighbourhoods targeted by the Neighbourhood ReLeaf program. 
Training                           
No training required    
Opportunity Availability
August - December 
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Canvasser
Canvassers are volunteers that distribute promotional material for our programs across the city.  
Training                          
No training required
Opportunity Availability
Spring, Fall, As Needed
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Storyteller
We are seeking individuals to attend our tree planting events and write stories about the details of the event and take pictures
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation   
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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  Translator
We are currently seeking volunteers to help us with the translation of documents in order to reach all members of the London community.
Training                           
No training required.  
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Transportation Specialist
We are recruiting volunteers who are able to drive a truck and would be willing to help us with transporting materials for events. 
Training                           
No training required
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Office Assistant
We require assistance with data entry, mailings and light organizing of supplies cabinets, as well as day-to-day tasks
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation   
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Committee Member
Committee members do the behind-the-scenes planning, work, and organizing necessary to make our organization a success.
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation   
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Tree Mascot
We need friendly people to wear our tree mascot costume at upcoming  festivals and community events. 
Training                           
ReForest London Orientation   
Opportunity Availability
Year Round
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Volunteer Roles (PDF Version)

Next Training Dates are available on our Training Page. You must take ReForest London Volunteer Orientation in order to become a volunteer (except for the roles of tree planting or aftercare).