Youth Energy Squad Project
Help EcoWorks work with youth to educate the community about how to reduce their utility bills and their pollution. This is an outstanding opportunity for you to make a difference, develop your skills, gain experience, and make a difference for the people of Detroit and the environment in our city.
Please see the description below. We look forward to hearing from you.
Overview of the Project Opportunity
This project connects education about energy efficiency with both youth and residents in Detroit. Youth act as ambassadors, sharing valuable information that will reduce high utility bills in Detroit's neighborhoods.
Please see our website at http://www.youthenergysquad.org
The Problem this Project Addresses
Residences don't know enough about how to reduce their energy bills and youth need to experience they can help solve problems for their community.
The Impact of this Project
Reduce financial stresses for residences of Detroit, reduce pollution from energy use, and bolster the local economy while empowering youth.
Region or Country Benefited by this Project
Where Will the Student or Volunteer Work
In EcoWorks office in Detroit.
The Person or Team at Your Organization Heading this Project
Contact via EducatingForASustainableFuture [AT] gmail [DOT] com
Academic Field or Expertise Sought
Good skills for working with youth and residents.
Academic Level or Experience Sought
Start Date for Student
Through the summer
Commitment Hours per Week
10 hours per week
Language Skills Required
How to Apply
Send an email describing why you are interested to: EducatingForASustainableFuture [AT] gmail [DOT] com
Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you.