Northwest Straits Chapter

Get Involved


There are many ways to get involved with your local Surfrider chapter.

Current Executive Committee Openings:

Vice Chair

  • Attends all NWS Chapter meetings and Executive Committee meetings
  • Facilitates meetings in Chair’s absence
  • Performs other duties of the Chair as needed
  • Leads one beach cleanup per year
  • Contributes to the chapter’s website and social media pages
  • Can expect to support the NWS Chapter with 5-15 hours per month of volunteer time

Treasurer

  • Attends all NWS Chapter meetings and Executive Committee meetings
  • Maintains chapter financial records
  • Reports the chapter’s financial transactions at monthly meetings
  • Submits quarterly financial reports to Headquarters
  • Contributes to the chapter’s website and social media pages
  • Leads one beach cleanup per year
  • Can expect to support the NWS Chapter with 5-15 hours per month of volunteer time

Event Coordinator

  • Attends all NWS Chapter meetings and Executive Committee meetings
  • Responsible for organizing logistics for all NWS Chapter events (mostly beach cleanups)
  • Marketing and PR to promote and publicize the event
  • Communicating with Volunteer Coordinator to ensure there are volunteers for the event
  • Communicating with Partnership Coordinator and ensure that partners and sponsors are recognized in marketing materials and social media
  • Contributes to the chapter’s website and social media pages
  • Leads one beach cleanup per year
  • Can expect to support the NWS Chapter with <10 hours per month of volunteer time

Social Media Coordinator

  • Attends all NWS Chapter meetings and Executive Committee meetings
  • Manages and regularly updates the chapter’s social media platforms on Instagram and Facebook as well as the website
  • Leads one beach cleanup per year
  • Can expect to support the NWS Chapter with 5-15 hours per month of volunteer time

If you are interested in a position with the NWS Chapter, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at volunteercoordinator@nws.surfrider.org