We’re Hiring a Summer Student!
We had a Shoreline Cleanup at English Bay Beach!
Full-time temporary student job for Summer 2018. Period: 240 hours total throughout 8 weeks, flexible hours and start/end date between May and Oct 2018. 30 hrs/week Salary: $12.65/hr Expense Reimbursement: $0.55/km for work-related vehicle use (does not include commuting to or from office) Reporting Lines: This position reports to the Executive Director (ED). […]
NWPS says goodbye to volunteer from Japan
On April 8th, 18 volunteers came together for a Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup at English Bay Beach. In just 2 hours we picked up: 875 cigarette butts 410 pieces of tiny trash 77 bottle caps 71 food wrappers 52 pieces of glass 36 beer cans 23 straws and much more! Sadly, we didn’t get a […]
Pizza Night Fundraiser
For the past three weeks, NWPS has had lots of extra help around the office all thanks to Haruna, a volunteer that came to us all the way from Japan! Today was her last day with us, she’ll be flying back to Japan tomorrow morning. We’ll miss having her around the office! We are so […]
NWPS Partners with Federation of Canadian Artists for Wildlife Art Exhibition
Join us on Tuesday, April 17th from 5:30 – 9pm for a Pizza Night Fundraiser at Rocky Mountain Flatbread (Main St. location). There will be live music, meal deals, a silent auction, and more! When else can you eat pizza and listen to live music to support a great cause?? The very talented Earl Jenkins will […]
NWPS Welcomes New Volunteer from England
Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society is collaborating with the Federation of Canadian Artists on their hosting of a Wildlife Exhibition at Federation Gallery on Granville Island in Vancouver from May 1st to May 13th. Around 50 juried artists will be involved. The art exhibition will highlight the natural world and the animals that inhabit it. Visit the gallery […]
NWPS Welcomes New Winter Co-op Student
NWPS would like to introduce our newest volunteer: Aurora Hicks Beach from London, England. Aurora has been here less than two months and is already volunteering with various organizations around the city. She is excited to be able to experience the city while still being able to be so close to nature. She has already gone […]
Our Wildlife Education Manager Was Recognized as a Top “EE 30 Under 30”
Last week, NWPS welcomed our new winter co-op student: Leanne Jennings from Kitchener, Ontario. Thanks to the funding from ECO Canada‘s Student Work-Integrated Learning Program (SWILP), we were able to offer her a paid co-op position until the end of April. She will be working as our Outreach Assistant. Leanne is currently working towards getting […]
We’re Hiring Winter Term Co-op Student
Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society’s Wildlife Education Manager, Connel Bradwell, was one of 30 people recognized as a top EE 30 Under 30 by the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE). According to their website, “the EE 30 Under 30 program recognizes individuals in the U.S. and internationally, 30 years of age of younger, who […]
A Brush With Nature Was a Huge Success!
Are you a current university or college student from an environmental studying in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) looking for a winter co-op placement? We are hiring ! See the full job posting below. Outreach Assistant Seasonal co-op position for Winter 2018. Period: 16 weeks flexible start and end date between […]
Thank you for helping to make our 30th anniversary celebration “A Brush With Nature” a huge success! Thanks to your support, we raised a whopping $13,538! Thanks to your support, Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society can continue to preserve wildlife in British Columbia through the delivery of free wildlife education and environmental stewardship programs to disadvantaged […]