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Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

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We're back and ready to coordinate small group projects! Volunteer workdays and events will look a bit different than in the past. Below are the guidelines we've set in place to help keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

GIVE365 COVID guidelines​ Please review this document prior to volunteering with us.

Lend a hand, give your time and join us to help beautify and clean up a park that needs a little love and attention. With over 160 parks in the park system, there are lots of ways to support park maintenance and beautification efforts. We bring the music and tools; you bring the energy and desire to make a difference and together we make a beautiful parknership!

All volunteers must register prior to the workday. Please review our attached COVID guidelines for volunteer workdays. Volunteers must always wear a mask and practice social distancing during the workday. To register, contact volunteer@a2gov.org or 734.794.6445.​

Love a Park Day at Evergreen Park

Wednesday, September 9, 2-4p.m. Evergreen Park. 3050 Valley Drive. Lend a hand, give your time and join us to help beautify and clean up a park that needs a little love and attention. Volunteers will help us pull weeds on the playground area. All tools and expertise provided. Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org 

Love the River Day

Saturday, September 19, 9am-11am. To celebrate International Coastal Clean Up, come help take care of the Huron River. Volunteer to spend the morning in the water picking up litter out of the Huron River and caring for our beloved waterway. We'll be walking or wading in shallow water, so volunteers should be prepared with their own waders or water shoes. No flip-flops please. Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org

Love a Park Day at Buhr Park and Rain Gardens

Sunday, September 20, 1-3p.m. 2751 Packard Rd. Join us to maintain the gardens around Buhr Park. Volunteers will spend the afternoon hand-pulling weeds, cutting and removing invasive species, and keeping Buhr Park beautiful! Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org

Love a Park Day at Bandemer Park

Saturday, September 26, 10a.m.-12p.m. 1352 Lake Shore Drive. If you can't get to a National Park, celebrate National Public Lands Day here in Ann Arbor by volunteering to care for a public park space! We'll be cutting and clearing overgrowth around the dirt bike course and cleaning up litter throughout the trails. Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org ​​

Love a Park Day

Sunday, October 4, 1-3p.m. Location to be determined. Volunteers will be assisting with tasks such as weeding playgrounds, trimming overgrowth, spreading woodchips, or pick up litter in our parks. Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org

Love a Park Day

Wednesday, October 14, 2-4p.m. Location to be determined. Volunteers will be assisting with tasks such as weeding playgrounds, trimming overgrowth, spreading woodchips, or pick up litter in our parks. Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org

Love a Park Day

Sunday, October 18, 1-3p.m. Location to be determined. Volunteers will be assisting with tasks such as weeding playgrounds, trimming overgrowth, spreading woodchips, or pick up litter in our parks. Register by emailing volunteer@a2gov.org




1519 Fuller Road
734-794-6445
volunteer@a2gov.org