Volunteer: Online Research for Ocean Blue Project, Inc


CT, New Haven

Seniority level


Employment type


Help Ocean Blue Project, Inc conduct research on a particular topic or question.

Our Mission
Mission is to protect and conserve the world’s ocean, beaches, and rivers, through education and awareness, by providing service learning projects, enhancing wildlife habitat, cleaning beaches and rivers, and by reducing pollution.

Fun Fact About Us
Ocean Blue was founded by father and son at a beach cleanup in Newport, Oregon.

What You’ll Work On

  • A compilation of research on a specific topic (e.g. industry best practices, literature review, media contacts, industry trends, etc.) including a list of sources
  • Recommendations on areas for further exploration/research
  • Note: This project is not designed to be used for prospect or grant research

Additional Details
Research and writing on a specific topic related to effects of plastic.

Your Skills

  • Research
  • Writing

Your Experience

  • Experience analyzing, writing or sourcing research
  • Strong research and written communication skills

Your Availability

  • Works remotely from anywhere
  • 15-25 hours over 1-4 weeks

Why You’ll Love Volunteering With Us

  • Enhance your skills while supporting a cause you care about
  • Gain samples of work & references to add to your portfolio
  • Directly impact a community organization on the ground
  • Work remotely & create your own schedule

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