Volunteer at a Park, Beach or for Events

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Apply online at Volunteer Sarasota County.

Together we can create a community that actively supports a wide range of programs, special events and park operations offered by Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources Department. Finding the opportunity that is just right for you or your group event is easy. Just visit the Volunteer page.

Volunteer at Events:

  • National Public Lands Day Saturday September 28, 2019 - 8:30 am - 11:30 am at Shamrock Park and Nature Center, 3900 Shamrock Dr., Venice. 

  • To volunteer for this event please visit https://tinyurl.com/PRNR-NPLD; or call 861-5000.

National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest hands-on volunteer effort. County staff will work with volunteers to improve and enhance the park by weeding, pruning and removing invasive plants. Volunteers are encouraged to bring hand pruners, work gloves, hat, sunglasses, water, bug spray and sunscreen.  Volunteers should also wear closed-toe, closed-heel shoes.

 

Check out our Volunteer Wall of Fame.

Volunteer hours and dollar value

 

Fun facts:

  • Volunteers are happier, healthier and sleep better than those who don’t volunteer.
  • Volunteering fills empty spaces on your resume and can lead to work.
  • Adults who began volunteering as youth are twice as likely to volunteer as those who did not volunteer when they were younger

 

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