Each year thousands of Austinites volunteer to help the city’s parks, preserves, trails, playgrounds, athletic and recreational facilities flourish through individual and group volunteerism. The Volunteer program invites community and business groups to partner with us one-time or on an ongoing basis.
|GET STARTED! To get started please complete our online volunteer application
*please list the Green Space Project of Recreation Program Assignment that you are interested in volunteering in the Assignment Preference section of the application.
Volunteer with us:
For more questions or more information on volunteering with Austin Parks & Recreation, e-mail us.
Volunteer with our partners:
The Austin Parks Foundation - the Austin Parks Foundation is committed to providing the resources and partnerships that create and sustain beautiful and active parks.
The Trail Foundation - the Trail Foundation is dedicated to expanding, improving, beautifying and maintaining the scenic hike and bike trail that shadows the Colorado River as it flows through Austin, Texas.
Tree Folks - helping to grow the urban forest through tree planting, education, and community partnerships.
Keep Austin Beautiful - provides resources and education to inspire individuals and the Austin community toward greater environmental stewardship creating a vibrant, engaged, and environmentally responsible citizenry.