Get Involved

Short-Term Volunteering

Want to volunteer 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.

Upcoming Events

  • 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, Great Parks is open to your ideas.

    To get started, please fill out the online application below. Applications will be reviewed and matched with available projects on a quarterly basis. You will be notified about your application status no later than 30 days after the due date. Application due dates:

    • January 1
    • April 1
    • July 1
    • October 1

    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 will be reviewed and matched with available projects on a quarterly basis. You will be notified about your application status no later than 30 days after the due date. Application due dates:

    • January 1
    • April 1
    • July 1
    • October 1

    Apply Online 

  • Corporate & Community Groups

    Bring your team of 10 or more for an energizing, highly visible volunteer project in a Great Park. 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 will be reviewed and matched with available projects on a quarterly basis. You will be notified about your application status no later than 30 days after the due date. Application due dates:

    • January 1
    • April 1
    • July 1
    • October 1

    Corporate Application


    Community Application

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