Thank you for your interest in becoming a Cleveland Metroparks volunteer. Volunteers are integral to our day-to-day operations and the overall success of the programs and services we offer. Our work would not be possible without the dedication, passion, and determination volunteers brings to our organization.
How to Become a Volunteer
Attend a Volunteer Information Session to learn more about the Cleveland Metroparks Volunteer Program and the opportunities available. Pre-registration is required.
Upcoming Volunteer Info Sessions:
Tuesday, March 12 | 10:00 - 11:00am | Manakiki Clubhouse, Manakiki Golf Course
Come learn about volunteering at Manakiki Golf Course and other volunteer opportunities. Register
Wednesday, April 10 | 10:00 - 11:00am | Park Operations Building, Rocky River Reservation Register
Wednesday, May 15 | 6:00 - 7:00pm | Watershed Stewardship Center, West Creek Reservation Register
Complete an online application.
Attend an interview and complete a background check.
Receive your volunteer assignment and start volunteering!
Under the age of 18:
16 - 17 years olds are permitted to volunteer on their own in select opportunities with parental or guardian permission. Please attend an information session with your parent or guardian for more details. To review age requirements for volunteer opportunities, please visit our Individual Volunteer Opportunities Page.
For youth aged 10-15, check out our Community Service Day opportunities or visit our Youth Education page for other ways to become involved.
For additional information, contact Volunteer Services:
Cleveland Metroparks Volunteer Services
Park Operations Administration
4500 Valley Parkway
Fairview Park, OH 44126