Reno Earth Day is 100% organized and operated by volunteers!
The event happens because every comes together to make it happen.  We love our Volunteers. This event engages (and needs) approximately 300 volunteers each year.  You can sign up as an individual or with a group of friends for a specific shift and duty on event weekend, or an entire group can sign up and take charge of something.

All volunteers who commit at least 4.5 hours to the event will receive the following benefits:

  • A complimentary Reno Earth Day T-Shirt. We love it if you wear this T-Shirt during your shift so you may be recognized.
  • Free Meal and Water all day! (Also for 21+ one free beer but please wait until after your after your shift if possible) 😉
  • Lots of other gifts and recognitions!
  • An honorary VIP Party as a Thank You, where we can gather your feedback and celebrate the success of the event with free food, drinks and awards.

To Volunteer as an individual for a shift on event weekend (April 22-23), email Zack at momentumvolunteers@gmail.com. Or fill out the form here or below.

To Volunteer for a Leadership role, help plan the event or take charge of something – OR to Volunteer as a group of 5 or more, please contact Anastacia at anaangsul@gmail.com. Groups who provide 5 or more Volunteers are also honored on our website as Volunteer Partners.

Volunteer Meetings 2017

Earth Day Planning meetings are open to everyone. Volunteers, especially leadership positions, are strongly encouraged to attend all meetings possible to get a strong understanding of the many moving parts of the event.

March 29, 2017 -Grassroots Books, 660 E Grove St, Reno, Nevada 89502 – 6:30pm

Wed. April 5, 2017 -Grassroots Books, 660 E Grove St, Reno, Nevada 89502 – 6:30pm Focus: Public Engagement Training

Tues. April 11, 2017 -Grassroots Books, 660 E Grove St, Reno, Nevada 89502 – 6:30pm – Focus: Set Up Morning-Vehicles & Exhibitor Coordination

Sat. April 15, 2017 – Idlewild Park – California Building, 75 Cowan Dr, Reno, NV 89509 – 12pm Focus: Park Walk-Through/Tour for all participants

Tues. April 18, 2017 – Grassroots Books – 6:30pm –  Focus: Earth Day Booths/Activities Training and Sign Making

April 23, 2017 – Idlewild Park – Volunteer Courtyard, 75 Cowan Dr. (behind building), Reno, NV 89509 – EVENT DAY