green|spaces has only been able to serve 1000’s of residents since 2007 because of amazing volunteers! As a small non-profit, our goal is to put every dollar donated into projects and volunteers are key to making this happen! Volunteers are needed for a wide variety of projects and events.

Visit our Volunteer Calendar for Volunteer Opportunities & Trainings!

Empower Chattanooga Instructor: One of our most popular programs, Empower Chattanooga provide free energy savings education to over 100 low-income residents per month! We provide you with the knowledge and tools to led workshops at community events and at non-profit partner offices! Empower Instructors must attend a “train a trainer” session and shadow one of our Instructors before leading a session. Having basic energy efficiency knowledge and a passion for helping people is desired in Empower Chattanooga Instructors. Please visit the volunteer calendar for dates/times of trainings and sessions!

Event Support: green|spaces annually hosts Eco-Field Day (April 26/27), Chattanooga Green Prix (May 10/11) & MainX24 World Heavyweight Chili Championship (1st Sat. in Dec.). Successful events take lots of hands with everything from registration, team support, logistic assistants and more! Check our Volunteer Calendar for upcoming opportunities!

Data Manager: green|spaces is seeking a long-term volunteer to assist in database management. Our simple database tracks all Empower Chattanooga participants, event participants, members and donors. With hundreds of entries a month, we’re seeking a detail oriented volunteer who is willing to help us maintain records. This position has a flexible schedule to meet the availability of the volunteer. Contact dawn@greenspaceschattanooga.org for details.

Internships: green|spaces has a long history of working with high schools, colleges and universities to offer internships. Projects have included sustainable business development, environmental policy, marketing and event support and community engagement. Resumes are due by March 30 for Summer semester, July 30 for Fall semester and November 30 for Winter semester. Please send resumes and cover letters to dawn@greenspaceschattanooga.org.

Membership Committee: We’re continually growing our great Green Team and Corporate members at green|spaces! This committee supports the Director of Development with recognition, member only event planning, member recruitment and member recommended value-adding aspects to the green|spaces programing. Interested in joining? Contact dawn@greenspaceschattanooga.org