WIP&L Volunteer Opportunities

Listed below are some of the ways you can get involved with WIP&L. Let us know how you’d like to help by filling out this google form!

Bring it Home – DIY

Bring WIP&L into your congregation

  • Become a WIP&L Covenant Congregation – Talk to your clergy-person or congregational leadership about addressing climate change and ways to make your congregation’s building and practices more climate-friendly and invite individuals to sign individual covenants! http://staging.wisconsinipl.org/2020/09/02/current-friends-of-wipl/
  • Connect Your Worship to Creation – Offer a sermon or prayer during worship, organize a climate justice worship, or host an interfaith service. Share photos, worship outside when possible, and recognize place. 
  • Organize an Educational Event – For example: an online video watch party or study group using WIP&L resources; Share WIP&L action alerts, newsletter items or Facebook posts in your congregation’s bulletin, newsletter, or social media
  • Get Active – Lead your congregation in a climate justice activity such as the Faith Climate Justice Voter Campaign, Faith Climate Action Week, Sustainable Travel to Worship, Cool Congregations, Drive$mart

Take an active role in WIP&L’s organizational activities

  • Outreach – There are a range of outreach activities from simple to complex that you can take part in! Share your stories, photos, ideas and resources for our newsletter and website; share our posts and newsletters with your friends and congregations, and invite them to join WIP&L; Staff our display at a congregation or event
  • Program – Lead or co-lead a presentation, or help organize a webinar, workshop, or event!
  • Advocacy – write a letter to the editor on behalf of WIP&L or represent WIP&L at an advocacy event or coalition meeting.
  • Operations – Assist with database maintenance, filing, or grant prospecting and fundraising.