Did you ever wish there was a program like Master Gardener Volunteers, but for climate?
There is now!
The new Cornell Climate Stewards program will train volunteers, who then work on local climate change projects.
The statewide program provides intensive education on climate science, communications, and potential local solutions. Volunteers can support ongoing initiatives and local conservation projects as well as create their own project.
Hurry to apply
Please submit applications by tomorrow, Wednesday, March 15. Get the application here.
The training will begin March 25. See details here. The fee is waived for this first offering in Erie County.
Applications are due by Monday, March 20 for the training in Niagara County. Get the application here.
Training begins on Thursday, March 23. The program costs $75 (Financial assistance is available; please don’t let cost deter your application.)