Volunteer in the Parks

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION:

703-324-8680
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Wanda Lohr,
Volunteer Program Manager

Volunteer in the Parks

Connecting Parks and Community

Use your talents, energy and time to connect. With your help, we can do more! Far more than just doing a good deed, volunteering is a way to develop skills, learn about career options, make professional contacts, socialize and have an impact on your community.

 

Upcoming Volunteer Events

Oct

13

Please join the Fairfax County Park Authority staff on Saturday, October 13th from 9 to 11:30 A.M. to help spruce up and improve this local community park! Efforts will address general maintenance needs at the park.

Oct

13

Golf Enterprises needs volunteers to help set up and man their booth at this family-friendly community festival.

Oct

14

Join other volunteers and Park Authority staff on Sunday, October 14th from 10:00 a.m. to Noon to help spruce up and improve this local community park!

Oct

20

Join community volunteers along with Park Authority staff on Saturday, October 20th from 8 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. to clean up Royal Lake Park and Lakeside Park.

Oct

27

Please join with volunteers from the Sierra Club on Saturday, October 27th from 9 to 11:30 A.M. to help spruce up East Blake Lane Park and nearby Tower Park!

Oct

27

The 3rd Annual Tour de Mount Vernon community bike ride will be on Saturday October 27, 2018, at 8:30a.m., starting and ending at Ft. Hunt Park.

Oct

27

Join other volunteers and Park Authority staff on Saturday, October 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to help spruce up this stream valley park! Work will start off Woodgate Manor Drive across from Brookmoor Lane.

Oct

27

Join other volunteers and Park Authority staff on Saturday, October 27th from 9:00 a.m. to Noon to help spruce up and improve this local community park!

Oct

27

Join other volunteers and Park Authority staff on Sunday, October 28th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to help spruce up and improve this local community park!

Nov

10

Please join the Fairfax County Park Authority staff on Saturday, November 10th from 8 A.M. to Noon to help spruce up and improve this local community park! Efforts will address general maintenance needs at the park.

Nov

10

Join other volunteers and Park Authority staff on Saturday, November 3rd from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to help spruce up the stream valley area between Route 50, Walney Road, and Fulmar Drive. Meet at 13551 Lee Highway in Chantilly, off Route 50 (next to the Burger Shack).

Oct

27

9:00AM, Join us for VolunteerFest! Plant native trees and help restore our forests.…

Group Opportunities: Employers, Scouts, Community Groups

Project proposals and opportunities for organized groups, businesses and corporations.

Employer Match Programs

Your employer may be among the 15,000 companies that match employee volunteer hours and charitable contributions with cash donations. Among local employers, Microsoft is currently providing ongoing matching contributions totaling more than $4,000.00 annually.

Volunteer Training

The Park Authority wants to ensure that their volunteers have the training necessary to perform their tasks safely and with confidence. The following trainings are designed for each volunteer based on their assigned opportunity. Your site Volunteer Manager will provide instructions on which training modules to complete.