Volunteers on Open Space 

Parks, Environment, Gardening & Agriculture Volunteer Opportunities

Wild Work One-Time Opportunities

Join a Wild Work volunteer project. These projects are one-time and require no other commitment.

Position Title Location Project Date
Zero Waste Champion at the Boulder County Fair Boulder County Fairgrounds, Longmont 8/1/2014 2:00 PM
Colorado Cares Day Parks & Open Space Building 7/26/2014 9:00 AM
Barn Painting at Carolyn Holmberg Preserve Carolyn Holmberg Preserve at Rock Creek Farm 8/9/2014 9:00 AM
Volunteer in the high-country on August 10 Caribou Ranch 8/10/2014 8:30 AM
Volunteer in the high-country on August 16 Caribou Ranch 8/16/2014 8:30 AM
Sunday flood clean up project on August 17 Parks & Open Space Building 8/17/2014 9:00 AM

Ongoing Opportunities

These opportunities usually require an ongoing commitment.

Position TitleTime CommitmentRegistration Deadline
Adopt-A-County Road Program1-year; twice a year.Now Recruiting
Community Forestry Sort Yard Hosts10-15 hours per month in 4-hour shiftsNow Recruiting
9/30/2014 5:00 PM
Custom Group ProjectVariousNow Recruiting

Applications accepted year-round for the Parks & Open Space (POS) Department. . You can always fill out the POS Volunteer Application and one of our program coordinators will respond to you.

Special Group Projects

Group Volunteer Projects

Custom Group Volunteer Projects

Get your team out of the office and into the open spaces by scheduling a custom group volunteer project. Half or full day projects can be created for groups of 8-40 volunteers.

Partnership Program

Partnership Program

We are forming alliances with businesses and organizations to build a community-based stewardship ethic for the preservation and care of our open space, parks and trails.

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All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and Harassment Policies before starting their volunteer assignment.

If you need special assistance to fill out a volunteer application, please contact our Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator at 303-441-3525.

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Foothills United Way's Volunteer Connection has a listing of local volunteer opportunities including county government volunteer opportunities.


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