Activate your passion for Indiana’s forests by volunteering with the Indiana Forest Alliance. Your time is valuable and we appreciate all advocacy efforts on behalf of our state forests. Write to IFA staff member nickjoseph@indianaforestalliance.org to inquire about the latest volunteer opportunities.


outreach1) Become an outreach volunteer
. Help the Indiana Forest Alliance at festivals throughout Indiana. You and an IFA staff member will be educating people about the significant increase in logging in our state forests while collecting signatures for our State Wild Areas petition. E-mail IFA staff for info on the latest volunteer opportunities.

2) Advocate for your state forests. Help create a record of public dissent regarding the unprecedented increase in commercial logging in Indiana’s state forests. From the comfort of your own home, you can comment on IDNR’S Division of Forestry plans. The public is allowed a 30-day comment period on these plans. And your voice matters.

Join us on Facebook, Twitter, and InstagramSpread our message to your networks. Engaging with us on social media helps keep the message of forest protection and preservation at the forefront of public concern. View IFA’s State Wild Areas position statement for talking points.

event4) Host an Indiana Forest Alliance event. With logistical support from IFA, organize an event to raise awareness about the importance of  your public forests. This could take the form of a letter writing party, a bake sale, a square dance, a gathering featuring an IFA speaker, or a 5K walk.