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

Fracking wastewater in our water, rivers and food?

Fracking wastewater in our water, rivers and food?
You may know that the oil & gas industry injects water underground to release oil and gas during fracking. Companies have to figure out what to do with this wastewater. Ideally, they reuse it on the oil fields instead of ... Read More

Media Advisory: Climate Strike on Friday, September 20th

Media Advisory: Climate Strike on Friday, September 20th
A youth-led walk-out from over 20 Albuquerque Schools will strike against a status quo of complacency, inaction and injustice on climate change, and join global voices to call for a livable future ... Read More

A month of climate action

A month of climate action
This September is hot, too hot – because of the Climate Emergency we are facing. Here are some ways to get involved ... Read More

Clean Energy Conference and lobbying trainings!

Clean Energy Conference and lobbying trainings!
Now that we have turned our state government green, we have the most promising opportunity in a generation to pass bold, humanity- and wildlife-saving policies. Join us for our clean energy conference, lobby training and lobbying days at the legislature ... Read More