Volunteer with Recreation
The Fort Worth Park & Recreation Department invites you to make a difference in your community.
The Park & Recreation Department’s volunteer program is a unique opportunity for community members to share their gifts and talents. We strive to place volunteers in a rewarding role that not only enhances city services, but also fulfills the volunteers’ sense of community pride.
Volunteer at a Community Center
Opportunities include youth sports coaches for baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, t-ball and volleyball; Best Years Club (senior program) volunteers; after school program volunteers; class instructors; school break camp volunteers; Camp Fort Worth volunteers and special event activity attendants. Please click on your preferred community center to find out more information and submit an application for any of these diverse opportunities.
- Andrew Doc Session Community Center
- Chisholm Trail Community Center
- Como Community Center
- Diamond Hill Community Center
- Eugene McCray Community Center
- Fire Station Community Center
- Greenbriar Community Center
- Handley Meadowbrook Community Center
- Highland Hills Community Center
- Hillside Community Center
- Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
- North Tri-Ethnic Community Center
- Northside Community Center
- R.D. Evans Community Center
- Riverside Community Center
- Southside Community Center
- Southwest Community Center
- Sycamore Community Center
- Thomas Place Community Center
- Victory Forest Community Center
- Worth Heights Community Center
Volunteer to beautify a park
Volunteers help maintain and beautify our expansive park system. Find the park district where you would like to serve to obtain more details and apply for these opportunities.
- Central District Operations
- East District Park Operations
- North District Park Operations
- South District Park Operations
- West District Park Operations
For one-time litter clean-up events in our parks, you can sign up and request supplies.
Volunteer at a Golf Course
Golf course volunteers are needed to help perform a variety of duties in order to maintain and repair golf course grounds and equipment. For more information and to complete an application, click on your preferred home course.
Volunteer at a Cultural Facility
Volunteers support local cultural facilities in an array of rewarding positons. Find the location to learn about and apply for the opportunities available.
- Task force proposes admission fee to help improve visitor experience at Botanic Garden
- Renovations making way for Dream Park
- FFA convention's service project helps Fort Worth homeless, community parks
- Keep your cool this summer at new Southeast YMCA aquatic center, other city pools
- City's mowing program now underway
- Become a citizen forester
Community Food Share Day at Como: 9 a.m. Aug. 17, 2018; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.
Seasonal Scavenger Hunt at Chisholm Trail: noon Aug. 17, 2018; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 Mcpherson Blvd.
Movie Night at Worth Heights: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17, 2018; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.
Back to School Bash at Como: 9 a.m. Aug. 18, 2018; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.
Back to School Bash at Thomas Place: 10 a.m. Aug. 18, 2018; Thomas Place Community Center, 4237 Lafayette Ave.
College Fair at Sycamore: 6 p.m. Aug. 23, 2018; Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale.
Back to School Bash at R.D. Evans: 9 a.m. Aug. 25, 2018; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..
Parking Lot Sale at Southside: 7 a.m. Sept. 8, 2018; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.
Back to School Bash and Health Fair at R.D. Evans: 9 a.m. Sept. 8, 2018; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..
Grandparents' Day Breakfast at Southside: 10 a.m. Sept. 8, 2018; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale.
Grandparents' Day Brunch at Victory Forest: 1 p.m. Sept. 9, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.
Grandparents' Day Brunch at Hillside: 11 a.m. Sept. 11, 2018; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.
Patriot Day at Victory Forest: 6 p.m. Sept. 11, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.
Mental Health Awareness Fair at Como: 10 a.m. Sept. 15, 2018; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.
Litter Cleanup at Chisholm Trail: 9 a.m. Sept. 22, 2018; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 Mcpherson Blvd.
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