Volunteer!

 

Amazing volunteers are the backbone of an effective advocacy movement – We couldn’t do this work without the enthusiasm and dedication of our volunteers.

Are YOU a walking enthusiast with a love for  community engagement? Then become an Oregon Walks volunteer and join us in advancing the needs of pedestrians and the livability of our community!

Current Volunteer Opportunities
 
Outreach Volunteer: Do you enjoy harnessing your knowledge of pedestrian issues to inform your community? Do you enjoy attending fun community events with a rad organization? Then this is the volunteer opportunity for you! More info here. 
Upcoming Outreach opportunities: 
Oregon Walkways, Connecting the Park Blocks: Saturday, August 20th afternoon, Down Town Park Blocks
Jade Night Market: Saturday, August 20th & August 27th 5:00 - 8:00 pm , Jade District, 82nd Ave & Division
Sunday Parkways- 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
East Portland – May 15
North Portland - June 26
Northeast Portland - July 24
Southeast Portland - August 21
Sellwood-Milwaukie - October 2

 

Walk Leader Volunteer: Do you enjoy exploring your neighborhood while sharing your passion for the health benefits of walking with others? Do you want to attend fun community events with a rad organization? Then this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Join Oregon Walks as a Walk Leader today! More info here. 

Data Entry & Salesforce Specialist: Do you love data entry and want to harness your knowledge of Salesforce to support pedestrian issues? Do you have 3-5 hours a week to spend with a rad organization? Then this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Join Oregon Walks as an Office Assistant/ Data Specialist today! More info here. 

Plans & Projects Committee Secretary: Do you have an enviable attention to detail and a passion for land use policy and pedestrian-oriented development? Do you want to be on the forefront of planning decisions in your community? Then this is the volunteer opportunity for you! More info here.     

On-Going Volunteer Opportuntities:
  • Help spread the word about our work by signing up new members including family and friends who walk, love walkable communities, and want a stronger voice for pedestrians
  • Lend talents such as fundraising, database management, graphic design and accounting by joining one of our committees
  • Help with office and fundraising activities at volunteer work parties
  • Engage your community by participating at neighborhood meetings and transportation forums
  • Join us at community events to reach out to other walktavists about our work and pedestrian issues
  • Represent Oregon Walks and pedestrian needs on municipal advisory committees and at project planning meetings
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Thank you for your interest! Email Volunteer Coordinator, Inna Levin inna@oregonwalks.org and fill out our volunteer form to tell us about your volunteer interests and get started!