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Become a Kestrel Volunteer!

Kestrel hosts volunteers to help with stewardship, events, and special projects. To find out how to get involved as a volunteer, or call 413-549-1097. 

Some of our current volunteers are:  

- Valerie Gracechild, office organizational wizard! 

- Devorah Levy , Stewardship Monitor 

- Bridget Dahill, 5K for Farmland coordination

- Kevin Burt, Events/Land Stewardship 

Kestrel is also participating in the MassLIFT AmeriCorps program, which gives qualified and aspiring conservation professionals the opportunity to provide a year’s worth of full-time volunteer service to land trusts from the Cape to the Berkshires in Massachusetts.

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Our Current Volunteers

Sidar, JackJack Sidar, AmeriCorps MassLIFT Stewardship Coordinator.

Jack grew up in Yarmouth, Maine where his love for the outdoors developed into an interest in land conservation. He graduated from SUNY ESF in Syracuse, NY with degrees in Forest Resource Management and Forest Technology. He’s worked with Wyoming Game and Fish, and for Maine Coast Heritage Trust, and he’s glad to continue down the conservation career path with Kestrel. 

Sullivan, AllyAlly Sullivan, AmeriCorps MassLIFT Community Engagement Coordinator.

Ally recently graduated from the University of Vermont with a degree in Natural Resources. She’s passionate about land conservation having grown up next to a preserved forest in the South shore of Massachusetts. She’s excited to be working with Kestrel to engage the community in the new and lasting land conservation work being done in the valley.

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