Park Services Division Volunteer Information
MissionThe mission of the Park Services and Golf Enterprises Volunteer Programs is to expand and enhance golf course, RECenter and community park facilities and services through the recruitment and participation of the volunteers in the delivery of quality customer service.
Welcome to our Volunteer Program
Park Services and Golf Enterprises boasts nearly 3,000 long-term volunteers and hundreds of short-term volunteers. Their contributions constitute a remarkable display of community commitment. Together with the Park Authority’s dedicated professional staff, and with the training and supervision provided by the Park Authority, our volunteers play a vital role. As they serve their community, they improve their own well-being through participation in our volunteer program.
Volunteer Opportunities are offered at...
RECENTERSAudrey Moore RECenter
Cub Run RECenter
George Washington RECenter
Lee District RECenter
Mount Vernon RECenter
Oak Marr RECenter
South Run RECenter
Spring Hill RECenter
GOLF COURSESBurke Lake Golf Course
Greendale Golf Course
Jefferson Golf Course
Laurel Hill Golf Course
Oak Marr Golf Course
Pinecrest Golf Course
Twin Lakes Golf Course
COMMUNITY PARKSBurke Lake Park
Lake Accotink Park
Lake Fairfax Park
Turner Farm Park
SPECIALTY PROGRAMSAdapted Aquatics
2016 PARK SERVICES
OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEERS OF THE YEAR
THE BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING ...Free RECenter facility use: *Park Services and *Resource Management volunteers who maintain an average of four hours of service per week or three weekly classes per class session as an Adapted Aquatics assistant, can use ANY RECenter's general facilities free of charge.
Free RECenter classes: *Park Service and *Resource Management volunteers who have served a minimum of 32 hours and maintain an average of eight hours of service per week, or volunteer as an Adapted Aquatics assistant for four weekly classes, per class session are eligible to take one free FCPA Parktakes class per session on a space available basis.
Family Discount Pass: All FCPA volunteers are entitled to purchase a 25-visit pass for their family use to any RECenter at a special county employee rate.
Ten Percent Merchandise Discount: *Park Service, *Resource Management and *Golf volunteers who serve four or more hours each month are entitled to a 10% merchandise discount, some exclusions apply.
Fairfax County Credit Union Membership: Any active FCPA volunteer is entitled to free credit union membership.
*Park Services includes; RECenters, Lakefronts, Turner Farm, and Clemyjontri parks. RMD includes; Nature, History, Farm and garden sites. Golf includes; all FCPA Golf sites.