Volunteer in the Parks

Fairfax County, Virginia


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



Watershed Clean-Up Day brings the community together to clear the earth’s arteries by removing tires, bottles, cans and other debris carelessly dumped in local waterways.   



Springfest is Fairfax County's premier Earth Day festival held on April 27th  at Sully Historic property in Chantilly, VA.   



7:30AM, */ Head out to Burke Lake Park on May 4th and join the Fairfax County Park…

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.