GreenToGo Rider

Application deadline extended to Friday, Sept. 20th

Digital Marketing Intern

Rolling application deadline

Volunteer Opportunities

We're an entirely volunteer-run operation, and we accomplish a ton when everyone pitches in a little!

We need YOUR help with:

  • Staffing our event tables – Answer questions about Don't Waste Durham and its programs, take payment for our merchandise. No experience necessary - we'll show you how! Sign up for upcoming events here. (2-3 hours per month)

  • 1 hour per month Restaurant Call Captains 3-4 volunteers to help us do regular 2-3 minute check-in calls with a few GreenToGo participating restaurants twice per month. Hours very flexible. [We are working on a fix to a GreenToGo inventory management issue, and the volunteers who help us with this are gonna be a huge help. No experience necessary, we will teach you what to do!] (Restaurant Call Captains report to Jackie)

  • 1-2 hours per week Boomerang Bag team members!! (3-4 volunteers needed) If you have crafty skills OR logistical skills OR community organizing skills, you are just who we need! This is Durham's first ever city-wide circulating reusable bag program. No experience necessary, we will teach you what to do! (Boomerang Bag team members report to Crystal)

  • 1-2 hours per week: Deans of Development (1-2 volunteers needed) We need help researching grant opportunities online, and thinking up creative ways to engage our existing donors. If you have a lot of heart and take pity on underfunded non-profits, we could use your help! (Deans of Development report to Madelyn)

  • 1-2 hours per week: GreenToGo Action Team members (2-3 volunteers needed) – miscellaneous support to keep the program going smoothly. Hours very flexible but highly preferred if you are able to attend weekly 12:30pm Monday at our headquarters. (Action Team Members report to Crystal)

  • 2-3 hours per week: Volunteer Appreciation Officers (1-2 volunteers needed) – engaging volunteers, checking in on and thanking our volunteers, keeping our volunteer list up to date. No experience necessary, we will teach you what to do! (Volunteer Appreciation Officers report to Crystal)

Interested? Contact us at for more information.