Volunteers needed

The Rio Grande Chapter is led by volunteers, and our volunteer corps of citizens is the heart of our effectiveness on so many issues. If you’d like to help us protect our climate, water, air, land and wildlife, write to riogrande.chapter@sierraclub.org and let us know what issues you’re most interested in and what type of tasks you might be interested in.

Northern New Mexico

Volunteer Coordinators

We can help you find the activity, committee or event you would like to participate in. Call one of us today!

Teresa Seamster: ctc.seamster@gmail.com  or (505) 466-8964
Tom Gorman: gormantd@gmail.com  (505) 438-3932

Zero Waste Committee

Team members work on recycling and waste issues in the Santa Fe area. Contact Joe for help with all zero waste events, composting and recycling.

Contact Joseph Eigner: joeigner@gmail.com

Central New Mexico


Every Wednesday afternoon, at our office on 2215 Lead Avenue SE (near Yale), volunteers enter data, make phone calls for events, political candidates, and various issues.

Contact MiyaKing-Flaherty: miya.king-flaherty@sierraclub.org (505) 301-0863


We often participate in events around Albuquerque and need volunteers to help spread the word about issues we work on. These are year-round and April is the busiest month.

Contact Fred Houdek: fjhoudek@gmail.com

Other volunteer opportunities include letter writing or lobbying.

Contact Camilla Feibelman: camilla.feibelman@sierraclub.org

See our Act on the Issues page for more ways you can volunteer to help preserve and protect the environment.

Things you can do

Learn. Dream. Do. Inspire. Kids Change the World.

Learn. Dream. Do. Inspire. Kids Change the World.
The Global Warming Express, the award-winning, By Kids/For Kids climate science, arts and advocacy program for elementary school kids in New Mexico, is looking for 7 new, after-school mentors for the 2018/19 school year ... Read More

How to get involved at the Roundhouse

How to get involved at the Roundhouse
Democracy doesn't end with the vote; it begins with the vote. And your vote counts! Read Senator Peter Wirth's Top 10 Tips for Citizen Advocacy at the New Mexico Legislature ... Read More

Workshop to train citizens to lobby like the pros

Workshop to train citizens to lobby like the pros
The 30-day budget-focused session will be shorter but still feature promising environmental legislation you can help foster (and damaging legislation you can prevent!). Join us and state Sen. Liz Stefanics for a citizen lobbying workshop at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan ... Read More

Advocacy training events – December 2017

Advocacy training events – December 2017
Now, more than ever, citizen engagement is important in our government. With another New Mexico legislative session coming in January, it's time to get activated. January's 30-day budget-focused session won't feature as much environmental legislation as longer sessions do, but there ... Read More