Friends of the Chicago River runs the Urban Canoe Adventures Program to provide a funway for Chicagoans to get to know their river. The program is built on extensivevolunteer support. Volunteer canoe guides receive free training from Friends inexchange for their help leading canoe trips during the summer season. Being a canoeguide is a fun and rewarding way to help Chicago learn to know and love its river again.Training for volunteers takes place on April 13 and 27, and it is mandatory. Volunteersare trained in CPR, First Aid, and paddling techniques, and attend workshops on topicssuch as Chicago history, ecology and water quality.
Please return the application to:
Claire Snyder, Friends of the Chicago River, 411 S. Wells, Suite 800, Chicago,IL 60607.
You may also fax it to
, or e-mail the information to
email@example.com.Application Deadline: March 29, 2013.