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Volunteering

Volunteer Info

Are you looking for the perfect community service project or in need of community service credits? The Cosumnes CSD Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of opportunities for volunteers that encourage public participation in supporting services, events and programs. Listed below are the available volunteer opportunities.

2015 Individual Hold Harmless (good thru 2015)
Group Hold Harmless Agreement (per event/program date)

For a listing of court ordered volunteer opportunities, please contact the Volunteer Center of Sacramento at 567-3114.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer will be available to assist in area where help is required. This may include: supervising bounce houses, game booths, or other entertainment attraction. Volunteers must be able to provide exceptional customer service. Must be able to work outdoors Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time. Experience working with children and youth preferred. More information on signup page.
 
More Information on Sign Up


Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Build Bike Park Features
Location: Elk Grove Bike Park
Description: Help build jumps and work on other park features. Get dirty with manual labor! Individuals and groups invited.
Appropriate for: Teens/community service opportunity.
Volunteers Requested: Open
Dates: Mondays to Thursdays, June through September
Notes: Contact Keith Coben (Keith.Coben@att.net) or go to Elk Grove Bike Park on Facebook
Parks Beautification
Location: Upcoming - CSD Parks Beautification November to March
Description: Volunteers help the CSD plant trees and beautify landscaping. Individuals and groups invited.
Appropriate for: Teens and active adults/community service opportunity
Volunteers Requested: Open
Dates: November to March
Notes: More project details available in October
Community Helping Hands
Location: Upcoming – Community Helping Hands – April 2015
Description: Spring clean-up event with hundreds of volunteers.
Appropriate for: Active adults, service groups, families and teens/community service opportunity
Volunteers Requested: Open
Dates: April 25, 2015
Notes: Multiple park enhancement projects are available. To sign-up in advance, please choose from one of the opportunities provided under "Current Volunteer Opportunities" above. To volunteer for creek clean-up, meet at one of the seven sites at 8:00am.
Elk Grove Community Garden
Location: Elk Grove Community Garden – A private non-profit venture
Description: The CSD does not operate the garden, but we encourage people with a “green thumb” to help the garden grow!
Appropriate for: All ages
Volunteers Requested: Open
Dates: Year Round.
Notes: Visit Elk Grove Community Garden website to learn more.
Partners for Parks
Description: As a partner, we will work together to keep our parks and communities safe and looking great. Partners for Parks volunteers monitor their park's conditions and report damages or other issues to CSD. Partners typically visit their park on a regular basis and spend a few hours a month committed to monitoring their park. If you'd like to contribute to the continued care of a park in your neighborhood, please contact Miko Daniels at (916) 405-5666 and become a partner today.