Volunteer

The Friends of the Porkies is an organization run by volunteers.  By donating their time and talents to our numerous programs and activities, members and volunteers support the park.  We are thankful to our volunteers, we couldn’t do it without you!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

You can volunteer to help the Friends and the Park in every season and in many ways. Listed below are some of our current volunteer opportunities.  Fill out the form here to sign up for one of these exciting volunteer opportunities.

  • Folk School
  • Artist in Residence Program
  • Porcupine Mountains Music Festival (August)
  • Mini-grant and School Programs
  • Roadside Litter Pick-up (May)
  • Administrative Support (Mailings, Grant Writing, etc.)
  • Tree Planting
  • Brushing Ski Trails (Fall)
  • Adopt an Entrance Sign
  • Lake of the Clouds Field-stone Wall (Masonry) Repair
  • Exotic Plant Removal
  • Native Plantings in Disturbed Areas
  • Staining the Folk School Building
  • Lake of the Clouds Fence Repair
  • Summer Solstice Event (June)
  • Labor Day Event (September)
  • Public Lands Day (September)
  • Lake Superior Day (July)

 

WATCH OUR VOLUNTEER HOURS GROW!

 

2017 Volunteer Hours:

1387

                    2385– travel miles logged
$764– in non-reimbursed supplies

2016 Volunteer Hours: 

                 4302

                    9527– travel miles logged
$1421– in non-reimbursed supplies

 

2015 Volunteer Hours:

                 4063

                    9797– travel miles logged
$2967– in non-reimbursed supplies

 

2014 Volunteer Hours:

1478

1,376 travel miles logged
$160 in non-reimbursed supplies

Log your volunteer hours below – Thank You!

ALL FIELDS ARE REQUIRED (except Other and Mileage)

First and last name

Your email

Number of hours

Year in which time was spent

Month in which time was spent

Which program did you spend this time on?

Other

Mileage

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