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Parks Volunteers

  • Volunteer for Cleanup
  • Volunteer for Coaching
  • Volunteer for Forestry
  • Volunteer for Fort Worth Nature Center
  • Volunteer for Mentor

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.

We have a diverse assortment of volunteer opportunities to choose from, including mentoring and coaching, park cleanups, getting involved at a local community center, and much more.

Learn more about available volunteer opportunities

Why Volunteer

  • Take pride in your clean neighborhood
  • Make a difference
  • Help strengthen the community
  • Make new friends
  • Earn credit for school
  • Learn a new skill
  • Spend time in nature

For questions, contact the Park & Recreation Department by email or by phone at 817-392-5700.


Brunch with Santa at MLK Jr. Community Center: 11 a.m. Dec. 14, 2017; Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.

Winter Wonderland at Como Community Center: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 14, 2017; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Christmas Party at Como Community Center: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 14, 2017; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Cookies with Santa at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 15, 2017; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave .

Christmas Gala at Southside Community Center: 6 p.m. Dec. 15, 2017; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.

Holiday Shop 'N Drop at Hillside Community Center: 8 a.m. Dec. 16, 2017; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Breakfast & Bingo at Southwest Community Center: 10 a.m. Dec. 20, 2017; Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.

Cookies and Milk with Santa at Diamond Hill Community Center: 4 p.m. Dec. 21, 2017; Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 Ne 36th St.

Christmas Party at Worth Heights Community Center: 4:30 p.m. Dec. 21, 2017; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Senior Holiday Luncheon at R.D. Evans Community Center: 11 a.m. Jan. 12, 2018; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..

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4200 S. Freeway, Suite 2200
Fort Worth, TX 76115
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