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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.

Volunteer at a Community Center

Opportunities include youth sports coaches for baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, t-ball and volleyball; Best Years Club (senior program) volunteers; after school program volunteers; class instructors; school break camp volunteers; Camp Fort Worth volunteers and special event activity attendants. Please click on your preferred community center to find out more information and submit an application for any of these diverse opportunities.

Volunteer to beautify a park

Volunteers help maintain and beautify our expansive park system. Find the park district where you would like to serve to obtain more details and apply for these opportunities.

Volunteers looking to make a long term impact can learn more about our adopt-a-park, adopt-a-street, adopt-a-median program here.

For one-time litter clean-up events in our parks, you can sign up and request supplies.

Volunteer at a Golf Course

Golf course volunteers are needed to help perform a variety of duties in order to maintain and repair golf course grounds and equipment. For more information and to complete an application, click on your preferred home course.

Volunteer at a Cultural Facility

Volunteers support local cultural facilities in an array of rewarding positons. Find the location to learn about and apply for the opportunities available.



Stop Six Juneteenth : 5 p.m. June 21, 2019; Mlk Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.

Karate Tournament at North Tri-Ethnic Community Center: 9 a.m. June 22, 2019; North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.

Fourth of July Parade at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 10 a.m. July 2, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Independence Day Luncheon at Eugene McCray Community Center: 10 a.m. July 3, 2019; Eugene Mccray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger.

July Fourth Celebration at Chisholm Trail Community Center: 1 p.m. July 3, 2019; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 Mcpherson Blvd.

Fourth of July Cookout at Victory Forest Community Center: 6 p.m. July 3, 2019; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill.

Lock In at Highland Hills Community Center: 8 p.m. July 12, 2019; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Toddler's Day Out at Hillside Community Center: 10 a.m. July 17, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox .

Christmas in July at Highland Hills Community Center: 10 a.m. July 20, 2019; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Movie in the Park at Hillside Community Center: 6 p.m. July 23, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox.

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