Volunteer Opportunity: Fundraising Coordinator

 

 

We are currently seeking an individual to join the Nature NL board of directors as a Fundraising Coordinator. The Fundraising Coordinator is responsible for the mandate of the Fundraising committee, reports into the President and is a member of the Board of Directors. The coordinator is responsible for securing funding, increasing charitable giving, and overseeing all fundraising and revenue programs. The functional scope of the committee includes: setting and implementing funding strategies, funding proposals, fundraising campaigns, special events, product/service development, and sales. Interested parties can contact Doug Ballam at naturenl@naturenl.ca.

Call for Nominations, 2018-2019 Board of Directors

 

 

Are you interested in being part of a dynamic team that has a strong commitment to natural history and conservation? We are currently seeking interested people to join our Board of Directors. Directors are elected for a two year term and are responsible for supporting the organization’s direction and programming. Board Positions are voluntary. The Board of Directors meets in person once a month from August to June.

 

Please consider volunteering some of your time and skills to share the work of our organization. Contact us at naturenl@naturenl.ca for more details. Elections for the board of directors will take place at the Nature NL Annual General Meeting (Thursday, March 15th, 2017 at 7:30 PM, MUN Science Building, Room SN-2025).

Wild Things Scholarship | 2018

Nature Newfoundland and Labrador invites applicants for

The Wild Things Scholarship

 

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This $1000 scholarship recognizes the enthusiasm and efforts of a student whose volunteer activities have helped to conserve or enhance nature in Newfoundland and Labrador. Anyone residing in Newfoundland and Labrador: (1) who are (or will be) enrolled in a post-secondary program and (2) who have demonstrated an active commitment to nature and the environment through their volunteer activities are encouraged to apply for this scholarship.

 

The Wild Things Scholarship is one of the many legacies of Dave Snow, who passed on April 15, 2017. When barely out of university, Dave challenged Nature NL to establish a scholarship for students who were directly engaged in conservation activities in NL. The Board and members of Nature NL will miss him dearly. Maintaining the scholarship in perpetuity in Dave’s memory is one of the primary goals of our organization.

 

Apply online or via hard copy. Applications must be submitted by March 19, 2018.

 

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NatureNL conducts The Wild Things Scholarship competition; financial support is provided by Wildland Tours (www.wildlands.com) and an anonymous donor.

Holiday potluck 2017

Nature Networking Holiday potluck

Drop in and meet environmental friends old and new. Everyone interested in the environment and nature is invited; bring a friend. This is a potluck event, so bring something along to eat, if you wish. Or simply stop by for some holiday cheer!

The Gathering Place is the large gray building at 172 Military Road, St. John’s. Please use the single-door entrance facing the Basilica parking area (after you come down the stairs, when facing the building, it is on your left). Look for the Nature NL green and blue sign on the door.

When: Thursday December 14th 2017; drop in anytime 4:30 pm – 7 pm
Where: 3rd floor board room of The Gathering Place, beside the Basilica parking lot, door to your left.

Jointly hosted by NatureNL, CPAWS-NL, NLEN, and NA ACAP

Any questions?  Please contact Marjorie Evans marjjevans@nl.rogers.com  or 722-1925.

Fall 2017 events with Nature NL

We’ve got lots on the go this fall! See more on our events page here

Upcoming Events

  1. Nature Nook at The Rooms

    August 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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