If you enjoy meeting people and you love The Last Green Valley, the TLGV Ranger Program is for you!
TLGV Rangers help by:
- Meeting and greeting people at TLGV information booths at regional or local community events, fairs and festivals.
- Delivering or assisting with presentations to local organizations and community groups.
- Hosting programs for TLGV Members and the general community, such as organizing a Walktober hike or a specific TLGV member-only program.
The benefits of becoming a TLGV Ranger include:
- It’s fun!
- Greater understanding and connection to The Last Green Valley
- Free training and all necessary outreach materials
- TLGV Ranger shirt
- Mileage reimbursement
- Free admission and parking to many of the fairs/festivals that we attend with our information booth
- Flexible scheduling – volunteer when it is convenient for you
- Easy and satisfying way to give back to the region you love.
In return, TLGV Rangers are expected to:
- Be members of TLGV in good standing.
- Attend an orientation session with the Chief Ranger.
- Feel comfortable talking about the organization’s mission, message and benefits of membership. Prior participation in at least three outreach programs or community events is suggested.
- Commit to at least one community activity annually.
- Work with staff to identify special events for TLGV participation, and community groups interested in scheduling a Ranger program.
- Proudly wear a TLGV Ranger shirt and identification badge when volunteering on behalf of the organization.
- Provide feedback on each outreach activity, and document volunteer hours and mileage.
If you are interested in becoming a TLGV Ranger, please contact Bill Reid at 860-774-3300 or email Bill@tlgv.org.