Residential Greening Program : Volunteer


Become a Green Living Workshop Instructor
Become an expert in green living and educate your community on issues of sustainability. Once you have attended all meetings of the 6 week Green Living Workshop you can train to become a GLW instructor. Here's what we ask of you:

  1. Have a general knowledge of environmental and green living topics.
  2. Preliminary interview to be considered for the instructor training program.
  3. Attend a Green Living Workshop (GLW) within the past 12 months.
  4. Submit a completed Sustainability Survey.
  5. Be available to teach two GLWs & at least one within six weeks of being trained.
  6. At your trainer's discretion, you may be selected to voluntarily lead future GLWs.
  7. Dedicate six to seven hours a week during training.

Become an Outreach Volunteer
This is your opportunity to attend local green events, festivals, and film screenings throughout Santa Monica and Los Angeles as an active representative of Sustainable Works. As an Outreach Volunteer you will play a key role in growing Sustainable Works' on-the-ground movement to empower and educate.

Become an Intern
Are you interested in becoming a part of a growing and effective environmental nonprofit? Roles at Sustainable Works range from assisting with our day-to-day operations, to taking part in outreach, education and media events and actions. Each one of our interns has played a crucial role in our continued success and we are always looking for passionate and committed individuals to share their skills with our team and our community.

For more information on Sustainable Works Internships visit our Internship Opportunities page.

For more information on any of these opportunities contact Gina Garcia at