Great Bear Blog

ACTION: 5 things you can do to protect the Great Bear Rainforest this Earth Day

BlogApr 22, 2016Pacific Wild

1. Join our team Did you know we are hiring? In addition to a handful of volunteer graphic designers, deckhands, researchers, and others , we’re looking for two talented filmmakers and ardent conservationists to join our teams in the field and at home. The field assistant will assist with various ... Read More

VOLUNTEER: Some thoughts on hiring volunteers

BlogApr 16, 2016Michaela Montaner

We're proud to say that 100% of Pacific Wild staff, past and present, had a history of volunteering - either at PW or elsewhere - before joining our team as staff. (Speaking of - we're hiring! ) While we’ve only hired a fraction of the hundreds of ... Read More

VOLUNTEER: A beary good find

BlogApr 15, 2016Michaela Montaner

Earlier this week, we told you about how Elissa went from tabling for us in Vancouver to the helm of S.V. Habitat. Well, today, we’re introducing you to Megan Carey, who went from initiate to volunteer campaign coordinator in the blink of an eye. ... Read More

VOLUNTEER: What’s in it for you?

BlogApr 13, 2016Michaela Montaner

One of the key questions we ask prospective volunteers is “ What’s in it for you? ” The answer tells us a lot about how you are approaching volunteering and, perhaps most importantly, helps us tailor the volunteer experience so you get as much out ... Read More