EcoCoppell Corps is a group of volunteers that have been through the EcoCoppell Corps comprehensive training on green and sustainable living. They have committed to take action in greening their own lives and extending that to the community through ecoCoppell outreach and involvement programs.
Who should apply?
Coppell citizens that are interested in being a part of ecoCoppell Corps should have a basic knowledge of, or interest in, environmental issues; enthusiasm for acquiring and sharing green living knowledge and skills; an ability to communicate effectively; and, the time and willingness to participate in environmental education activities and projects.
How do I become a part of ecoCoppell Corps?
To become a member of the ecoCoppell Corps will require acceptance in the program through application, including a background check, attendance in the 12 hour training, and participation in 24 hours of volunteer service. Service will enhance the existing programs, like the KCB Green Team, school recycling, community ecoCoppell outreach and events, and more. If you are interested in learning more about this great opportunity to make a difference in your community contact Community Programs: 972-462-5165 or firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a phone interview. Limited to 20 participants/training.
How do I sign up?
We are not registering at this time, contact Community Programs 972-462-5165 and we can involve you in the ongoing community programs for sustainablility.
What are the training topics?
The training session will be taught by local experts, knowledgeable volunteers, and City of Coppell staff. Topics covered include:
- Water Protection and Conservation
- Air quality and Transportation
- Green Building and Energy Efficiency
- Sustainable Food
- Texas Smartscape and Composting
- Recycling and Household Waste
- Community Outreach and Education