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Review for Great River Greening, Saint Paul, MN, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

Great River Greening is a local non-profit organization working to restore the metro Minneapolis-St. Paul community, by removing invasive species and re-introducing native species to the area. This organization is dedicated to encouraging local citizen to support the local community through environmental volunteer efforts.
I have enjoyed my volunteer time with Great River Greening. It is always a pleasure working outside to improve the environment no matter what the weather conditions are. I have volunteer with Great River Greening on days where it is only 1 degree outside and snowing, to thunderstorms, to beautiful sunny days. The Great River Greening staff is helpful and friendly.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have become a Volunteer Supervisor and have helped lead volunteer groups on a variety of projects, from invasive species removal to planting events. I am also the President of the St. Thomas School of Law Environmental Law Society and have brought several groups of law students to Great River Greening Events. It is always a pleasure getting out into nature and escaping the stress of law school, even if it is only for a few hours.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I wouldn't. I really enjoy volunteering with GRG. If I could do anything, it would be to encourage more individuals to experience volunteering with Great River Greening.

Role:  Volunteer & I have volunteered with Great River Greening for 3 years. .