Volunteering in Parks

Volunteer Program

Throughout the City of Atlanta and DeKalb County, folks are coming together to make significant improvements to their public parks.

Important Notice

Thank you for reaching out and for your interest in volunteering with Park Pride. Due to staffing changes, we are unable to accept volunteer workday requests for the remainder of 2019. We deeply apologize for this inconvenience and we hope to get back to full capacity as soon as possible! Thank you for your patience.

If you are interested in a workday in 2020, please complete the form below so that we can document your request. Please note that filling out this form does not guarantee that we can accommodate your request.

2020 Volunteer Request Form

Whether you’re with a community group, a corporate group, or just an individual looking to help out in your neighborhood, volunteering in a park is a great way for you and your peers to give back to the community while promoting teamwork and healthy outdoor activity. Park Pride welcomes and encourages groups of all sizes to get in touch with us so we can help coordinate a meaningful day of service for you.


Program Benefits

  • Offers customizable volunteer opportunities for groups of all sizes on a flexible calendar,
  • Helps improve and beautify community parks and greenspaces,
  • Creates opportunities to bond with friends, neighbors, and colleagues!


What to Expect

Park Pride custom coordinates a wide-variety of projects to create meaningful opportunities for groups interested in volunteering their time and efforts. From mulching and painting, to picking up litter and clearing invasive plants, volunteers take on a wide variety of beneficial park improvement projects. While each project and each park is different, there are a few things that you can always expect while planning or participating in a volunteer day with Park Pride:

  • A highly organized and efficient volunteer experience in a park.
  • Volunteer events take place any day during the week or weekend, and most projects last for three hours, usually from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Park Pride will provide tools and gloves.
  • Knowledgeable staff on site that will provide project and safety demonstrations and answer any questions from volunteers.
  • Lots of FUN!


Get Started

We offer great volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.


We offer a lot of exciting ways for groups to participate. Together, we can make a huge difference toward the greener good in our neighborhoods. Learn More


If you are thinking to yourself that one person can’t possibly make a difference, think again! Every extra hand goes a long way to helping achieve our goals. Learn More