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How to get involved


Last year, 153 amazing volunteers donated 3,990 hours to helping Wild Bear fulfill its mission. There are lots of ways to help out!

Community Events Coordinator

Support our community outreach events, including Wild Earth, Boulder Farmers’ Market (April-Oct), and The Enchanted Forest.

Volunteer Coordinator

We’re looking for an energetic, organized person to lead our volunteer program.

Program Assistant

Do you love sharing your passion for nature? We need creative, enthusiastic volunteers to help out with our after school, summer camp, and group programs.

Social networking specialist

Help us get the word out about Wild Bear!

Administrative Support

Assist with mailings, databases, newsletters, program organization, and event preparation.

Become a Board Member

Are you passionate about nature education? Are you committed to helping children and families develop deeper connections to nature?

Sponsor Wild Bear

Wild Bear offers several sponsorship opportunities for companies and brands.

Wild Bear hosts a number of popular events throughout the year thanks to generous sponsors like you.

The Enchanted Forest is an all-day nature festival held at Wild Bear’s Mud Lake property, featuring live music, nature crafts, wildlife presentations, and our famous nature walk.

The Backcountry Film Festival and Snow Ball draws hundreds of attendees and showcases top nature films.

Wild Earth Day is Boulder County’s largest Earth Day event. Wild Bear’s booth is always a favorite with families.

We offer a variety of sponsorship levels, from $250 to $10,000. Our sponsorship packages include logo placements in our nature center and on our website, ads, and program catalogs. Additionally, we will honor your generosity in our social media platforms and all press releases. This is a great opportunity for your company to receive exposure and support a local nonprofit. Wild Bear Nature Center is a 501c3 nonprofit organization and all donations are tax-deductible. 

For more information, contact Mike Reichert at community@wildbear.org.