Beach cleanup group photo

Our chapter has several open volunteer opportunities. Please reach out to our volunteer coordinator, Leah at volunteercoordinator@oceancity.surfrider.org if you are interested in any of the opportunities listed below. Thank you!

Beach cleanup coordinator – Our chapter is seeking a volunteer to help lead our beach cleanup program. This would include: 

  • Working with the Executive Committee to plan beach cleanup events
  • Help advertise and recruit volunteers
  • Attending cleanup events, setting up tables, helping with check-in and loaning out cleanup gear
  • Working with volunteers to weigh debris collected during the cleanup
  • Entering cleanup data into Surfrider’s Beach Cleanup Tool database
  • Communicating the results of our efforts to our members

Social media coordinator – Our chapter is seeking a volunteer to help oversee our social media accounts. This would include: 

  • Working with our team of current social media volunteers to schedule consistent content across all of our social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram currently) 
  • Growing our following and engagement across all platforms 
  • Creating graphics when needed for advertising our events 

Ocean-Friendly Restaurant team – Our chapter is hoping to grow the ocean-friendly restaurant program in Ocean City and Maryland and could use a few volunteers to help advance this effort! Being part of the team would include: 

  • Reaching out to restaurants in OC / MD who might be interested in joining the OFR program
  • Explaining the OFR requirements and answering questions restaurant owners may have about the program 
  • Assisting restaurants with the sign-up process 
  • Taking photos at registered ocean friendly restaurants for social media / our chapter’s website