"If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet, you'll come to understand that you're connected with everything."

– Alan Watts

Want to have an impact in your community?   

Contribute your time, skills, or resources to Wild Whatcom and change the world, child by child!


Volunteers are a vital part of Wild Whatcom. From organizing events to serving on a committee, becoming an assistant mentor, or joining our Board of Directors -- your participation will make us stronger and better. If you are interested, please fill out our volunteer form.

For current job openings, visit our employment page.


Join us in connecting people to nature and developing engaged youth who care about community and the environment. As a local non-profit organization, we strive to keep costs as low as possible and rely on donations to do this important work. Through your gift, kids will learn to love the outdoors and become the skilled and thoughtful stewards of tomorrow.

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Volunteer Form

Please fill out this form and we will contact you.

For questions about our volunteer program, email

Name *
Phone *
Address *
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
Background Check *
A background check is required when working with children. Will you allow us to perform one?
Including middle name or initial
Volunteer or Employment *
Wild Whatcom's Mission: Fostering lifelong connections to nature and community through outdoor exploration and service.
These may include personal, technical, and/or educational strengths.
Reference 1 - Name *
Reference 1 - Name
Please provide two references (volunteers solely interested in assisting with organizational support do not need to provide references).
Phone *
Reference 2 - Name *
Reference 2 - Name
Phone *