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In support of the national effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 and to minimize the risks to the most vulnerable among us, AMC will immediately begin the process of temporarily closing all lodging and foodservice facilities and suspending all in-person staff and volunteer led programming through April 30.

Mohican Outdoor Center Volunteers - Training

Date and Time

Friday, April 17, 2020 - Sunday, April 19, 2020

Location

Mohican Outdoor Center,
New Jersey, Delaware Water Gap,
NJ

Registration

Registration is required for this activity. Please contact registrar below.



Overview

AMC is looking for new Information Volunteers for Mohican Outdoor Center. Volunteer for 2 weekends a year, or 4 single days. Information Volunteers (Info Vols) are passionate about helping people enjoy the outdoors and learn about the natural world. They greet guests in a friendly manner, orient them to the facility, and offer advice about hiking trails and outdoor activity planning. Info Vols also provide information about conservation and natural history, help outfit guests with demo gear, and promote AMC membership. Interested volunteers may also lead nature walks and activities. Essential qualifications include a desire to help others enjoy the outdoors, and an outgoing, friendly personality. Familiarity with Mohican and nearby hiking trails is helpful. Commitment: Commit to volunteering at least 32 hours per year, for at least three years. Participate in a training weekend each spring for the first two years as a volunteer, and once every three years after that. 2020 Training: The volunteer training weekend will be held at AMC's Mohican Outdoor Center, in New Jersey, April 17-19. The training begins at 5pm on Friday and finishes with lunch on Sunday. Benefits: Receive free meals and lodging, and retail discounts, while volunteering! Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and pass a criminal background check. For more information, and to request an application, please contact Kyra Salancy, AMC's Outdoor Program Centers Volunteer Coordinator, at amcvolservices@outdoors.org or 603-278-3820. Applications are due by February 5th, although that deadline will be extended if more volunteers are needed.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $40 member
*The $40 fee includes training sessions as well as meals and lodging during the training weekend. Volunteering is free, and meals & lodging are complimentary while volunteering.

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Mohican

Volunteering Type

Huts, Lodges, and Camps

Activities

Hiking
Paddling
Walks
Education
Naturalist

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Cancelled

Nearby AMC Destination

Mohican Outdoor Center

Audience

Adults (18+)


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