Volunteer

thank you!

A HUGE thank you goes out to our volunteers who assisted at the 2019 Community Recycling Events!

2020 Recycling EVENTS - Volunteers Needed

May 16, 2020, Saturday: Volunteers are needed to assist at the Electronics Recycling Collection at the Southeast Berrien County Landfill Recycle Center, 3200 Chamberlain Rd., Buchanan. Volunteers will help direct traffic, unload electronics and components from vehicles, and separate out electronics into different boxes. Volunteers must be 18 years or older (exceptions may be made for 14 - 17 year old when a responsible adult is present). The event runs from 8 a.m. - 12 noon. Volunteers are asked to come 15 minutes early for instruction and training. Up to 5 volunteers are needed. 

June, 13, 2020, Saturday: Volunteers are needed to assist at the Electronics Recycling Collection at the New Buffalo Township Fire Station, 17655 Clay St., New Buffalo. Volunteers will help direct traffic, unload electronics and components from vehicles, and separate out electronics into different boxes. Volunteers must be 18 years or older (exceptions may be made for 14 - 17 year old when a responsible adult is present). The event runs from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Volunteers are asked to come 15 minutes early for instruction and training. Up to 5 volunteers are needed. 

August 12, 2020, Wednesday: Volunteers are needed to assist at the Electronics Recycling Collection at Love Creek County Park, 9292 Huckleberry Rd., Berrien Center. Volunteers will help direct traffic, unload electronics and components from vehicles, and separate out electronics into different boxes. Volunteers must be 18 years or older (exceptions may be made for 14 - 17 year old when a responsible adult is present). The event runs from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Volunteers are asked to come 15 minutes early for instruction and training. Up to 3 volunteers are needed. 

September 19, 2020, Saturday: Volunteers are needed to assist at the Electronics Recycling Collection at Silver Beach County Park, 101 Broad St., St. Joseph. Volunteers will help direct traffic, unload electronics and components from vehicles, and separate out electronics into different boxes. Volunteers must be 18 years or older (exceptions may be made for 14 - 17 year old when a responsible adult is present). The event runs from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Volunteers are asked to come 15 minutes early for instruction and training. Up to 8 volunteers are needed. 

October 10, 2020, Saturday: Volunteers are needed to assist at the Electronics Recycling Collection at the Southeast Berrien County Landfill Recycle Center, 3200 Chamberlain Rd., Buchanan. Volunteers will help direct traffic, unload electronics and components from vehicles, and separate out electronics into different boxes. Volunteers must be 18 years or older (exceptions may be made for 14 - 17 year old when a responsible adult is present). The event runs from 8 a.m. - 12 noon. Volunteers are asked to come 15 minutes early for instruction and training. Up to 5 volunteers are needed. 

beach clean up - volunteers needed

Summer 2020: from mid-May through mid-September, volunteers are needed, and extremely appreciated, to help pick up litter at Silver Beach County Park in St. Joseph and Rocky Gap County Park in Benton Township.  Individuals or groups wishing to assist with beach clean up should contact the Berrien County Parks Department (see contact below).

Contact Us

Call Jill Adams at 269-983-7111 ext. 8234, or email Jill with questions and interest in volunteering.