Internships and Volunteer Opportunities

We would love your help in growing our emerging Network! There is something for everyone, whether you want to learn more about permaculture-inspired local farms and gardens, want to support your fundraising skills or can help with graphic design or other computer work. If you are interested in any of the following opportunities, please send an email with your resume and cover letter detailing why you are interested in any of the positions to: info”at” All interns and volunteers will receive a free subscription to the Ecology Center and other perks.

Fundraising Internship:

Want to learn more about the intriguing world of fundraising? Want to gain valuable skills to support your work as a changemaker? The NorCal Resilience Network is seeking an intern to help support our fundraising efforts over the next six months. The work will entail:

  • Grant writing: assist in writing grant proposals to foundations
  • Business Sponsorships and Individual Donors: Learn how to secure donations from local businesses and individuals, for our Resilient Hubs project and other programs
  • Fundraising Events: Help us to design small fundraising events

Office Internship/Volunteer

Do you have 3-5 hours to spare a week? We are seeking support with the following projects, out of our downtown office (339 15th Street):

  • Graphic Design
  • Website development
  • Social media
  • Community outreach

Garden Work Parties:

Help support our garden work party series, held once per month at local farms and gardens. Help with tabling, greeting volunteers and then get your hands dirty as you learn about urban agriculture! Volunteer takes place once per month at different gardens and farms around the East Bay.