Volunteers

Volunteers are the backbone of Sea Turtle Adventures.  Our volunteers find their work very rewarding, fulfilling, and educational.

VOLUNTEER BENEFITS:

  • Make a difference first-hand with marine conservation

  • Network with like-minded volunteers

  • Earn community service hours for school or court mandated community service applicants

  • Utilize your strengths

  • Volunteer recognition party and rewards.

  • Discount pricing at our marine-themed gift shop 

  • One-on-one sea turtle educational opportunities on the beach

  • T-shirt provided

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS:

  • 16+ years old

  • No experience necessary, all training provided

  • Positive attitude, energetic, and willing to learn

  • Flexible schedule

  • Able to volunteer outside in the heat

CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Administration - data entry, event prep, gift shop inventory

  • Aquarium Technician - help keep our many aquariums beautiful! We need help conducting water changes and routine maintenance.

  • Community events - be the face of Sea Turtle Adventures at community events and green markets.  Speak about the organization, sea turtles, and be willing to sell items. All training and sea turtle education provided.

  • Seabird rescue - on call position to respond to phone calls of injured seabirds and transport birds to local wildlife rehabilitation centers. Training provided.

  • Cleanups - help set up and breakdown for cleanups located in communities, at the beach, and inland natural areas. We hold over 30 cleanups annually. Also, help sort trash collected and record data.

  • Special needs program - provide "buddy" support during outings with our special needs group. The group meets twice a month in the community for 2 hours each time.

  • Sea turtle stake maintenance - each year we use (and reuse) over 2,000 wooden, 2 foot, garden stakes on the beach to mark off and protect sea turtle nests. We need individuals to re-paint the stakes annually so that we can use them for many years before needing to purchase new stakes.

  • Media support - looking for several individuals to help with YouTube, videography, photography, and website support.

Interested in joining our team of volunteers? 

Fill out this application and we will get back to you!

Volunteers are the backbone of Sea Turtle Adventures. 

Our volunteers find their work very rewarding, fulfilling, and educational.

 

Please fill out and return the completed application to info@seaturtleadventures.com

Name___________________________________________________________________

Address: ________________________________________________________________

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Best phone number to call: _________________________________________________

Email address: ____________________________________________________________

 

Date of birth: _____________________________________________________________

Hobbies: _________________________________________________________________

Any particular strengths you would like to utilize while volunteering: _________________

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Allergies: _________________________________________________________________

Do you have any physical/medical limitations that may affect your ability to volunteer? _________________________________________________________________________

Emergency contact name and best phone number to call: __________________________

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When are you available to volunteer (weekdays, weekends, AM, PM)? ________________

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Which area are you interested in volunteering? Check appropriate boxes.

  • Community events - be the face of Sea Turtle Adventures at community events and green markets.  Speak about the organization, sea turtles, and be willing to sell items.  All training and sea turtle education provided.

  • Beach cleanups - help set up and breakdown for beach cleanups.  We hold ~35 beach cleanups annually.  Also, help sort trash collected and record data.

  • Special needs program - provide "buddy" support during outings with our special needs group.  The group meets four times a month in the community for ~2hrs each time.

PHOTO RELEASE AGREEMENT

I agree to grant Sea Turtle Adventures, Inc. and its authorized representative’s permission to record on photography film and/or video, pictures of my participation. I further agree that any or all of the material photographed may be used, in any form, as part of any future publications, brochure, or other printed materials used to promote Sea Turtle Adventures, Inc., and further that such use shall be without payment of fees, royalties, special credit or other compensation.

Print Name: ____________________________________________

Signature: __________________________________________ | Date: __ / __ / ____

If under 18, both parents must sign individually and as parent/guardian.

Parent Signature: ____________________________________ | Date: __ / __ / ____

Parent Signature: ____________________________________ | Date: __ / __ / ____

Come volunteer with us!
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