Conservancy of Southwest Florida, The
||The Conservancy of Southwest Florida – 1495 Smith Preserve Way, Naples, FL 34102 - A 501 c 3 non-profit organization with a 50 year history of protecting Rookery Bay and Southwest Florida. Wildlife Hospital, Nature Center, Science and Policy departments. Email is the preferred method of contact.
||The Conservancy offers a wide-range of service learning opportunities including beach and canal clean-ups, facilitating games and activities during family events at our nature center, folding laundry at our wildlife hospital, and helping us maintain our trails.
Fall Semester Opportunities:
International Coastal Clean-up*
Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park
Sat. September 16th, 8am-11am
Join our group and others around the world in picking up marine debris to help our oceans! Receive a T-shirt for participating.
Conservancy Canal Clean-up
Sat. Oct. 7th, 9am-12pm
Fri. Nov. 10th, 9am-12pm
Kayak the Gordon River from Conservancy while picking up trash. Debris will be recorded and reported.
Hoots and Hisses Event
Sat. Oct. 28th, 9:30am-4:30pm
Join us in engaging families in Halloween games, activities, and crafts!
World Wildlife Conservation Day Event
Sat. Dec. 16th, 9:30am-4:30pm
Join us in engaging families in wildlife-themed games, activities, and crafts!
On-going projects with flexible dates and times:
Assist with Dirty Laundry at our Wildlife Hospital
Flexible dates, 8:30am-5pm
Assist with loading dirty laundry and folding clean laundry. Get the unique opportunity to work in a behind-the-scenes environment at the von Arx Wildlife Hospital.
2-8 hour shifts available
Wednesday mornings at 9am-12pm
Help us maintain our nature trails by trimming and clearing overgrowth and possibly planting new additions.
*- note off-site location
|Times of Work:
||Weekdays daytime, Weekends daytime
||Ms. Michelle Marinangel
1495 Smith Preserve Way
Naples, FL 34102
Fax: (239) 263-3019
Phone: (239) 262-0304 238
Alt Phone: (239) 262-0304
||Heather Skaza Acosta
Phone: (239) 590-7379
|Worker's Comp for Volunteers?:
||-10+ service learning hours
-Those participating in the coastal clean-up on Sept. 16th will receive a free event t-shirt.
||To schedule service learning and for more information, please contact Conservancy Naturalist Michelle Marinangel: email@example.com