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One-Day Volunteering

Want to make a difference but are too busy to make a long-term commitment? Join us! Great Parks welcomes individuals, families, community groups and corporations who want to volunteer for a half- or full-day project.

We are now scheduling corporate and community projects for 2021.

Before committing to a project, please review the below COVID-19 protocols as they relate to service groups in the parks. Please keep in mind that things change quickly, and these protocols are fluid. Remember to check back often for any updates.

COVID-19 Protocols
2021 Online Waiver

Upcoming Events

  • Upcoming Volunteer Projects

    Want to volunteer, but are too busy to make a long-term commitment? Great Parks welcomes individuals, families, community groups and corporations who want to jump in for a few hours and volunteer. Weekend projects usually last three to six hours and include tree plantings, invasive plant removal, habitat restoration, trail maintenance and litter cleanups. Make a difference by registering online today for one or more upcoming community volunteer projects.

    Online Waiver

  • Youth Leadership Project

    Great Parks of Hamilton County is proud to support Eagle Scout, Gold Award and senior capstone assignments. Although there may be existing projects that an applicant can be matched with, we ask that applicants tell us about their own passions and creative project ideas.

    To get started, please fill out the online application below. Applications will be reviewed and matched with available projects on a quarterly basis. Applications are due on the second Friday in January, April, July and October.

    Apply Online

  • Service-Learning Groups

    Fun and educational service-learning opportunities await your school at our 21 parks and preserves. Great Parks staff and volunteers will work onsite with students to create a memorable, hands-on learning experience.

    To get started, please fill out the online application below. Applications are due on the second Friday in January, April, July and October.

    Apply Online 

  • Corporate & Community Groups

    Bring your team to Great Parks for an energizing, highly visible service project. Participants will build leadership skills and teamwork, all while having fun and making a positive difference in the community. Hands-on projects might include planting trees, landscaping, trail work, removing invasive plants, or cleaning lake and river banks. Projects generally take place Monday through Friday during normal business hours.

    To get started, please fill out the online application below. Applications are due on the second Friday in January, April, July and October.

    Corporate Application

    Community Application

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