V O L U N T E E R

 Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation strives to provide their community members with rewarding and worthwhile opportunities to emphasize stewardship in our local parks.  Volunteer events take place throughout the year in a conscious effort to mobilize motivated groups of individuals that want to make a positive impact on their parks, environment, and community. Join us for the opportunity to learn new skills,  give back, and feel good doing it!

MLK BioBlitz

MLK BioBlitz

Idlewild Park Clean-Up

Idlewild Park Clean-Up

Citizen Science Educator

Citizen Science Educator

Park Walks

Park Walks

Invasive Species Removal

Invasive Species Removal

Event Opportunities 

There are no upcoming scheduled events at this time. Please check back, subscribe to our newsletter, or follow us on social media to remain up to date regarding future events!

If you would like to become involved with the Parks Foundation as a volunteer, we encourage you to check out our Doggie Ambassador Project and Parks Project Researcher positions. Scroll down the page for more details!

On-Going Opportunities 

Researcher

Doggie Ambassador 

Educator

Enhance your communities’ knowledge about their parks and open spaces! Become a parks historian or biodiversity researcher and contribute to the Parks Project’s comprehensive database. Click the badge to learn more!

Having a ruff day? Becoming a Doggie Ambassador may just be the ‘ultimutt’ cure! Help keep parks and trails free of dog waste by managing an in-park dog bag dispenser, otherwise known as a Mutt Station! Click the badge to learn more!

Work directly with underserved youth by assisting our Naturalist Educators in leading and teaching hands-on scientific research, promoting successful academic engagement, and serving as a positive role model. Click the badge to learn more!

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Protecting & enhancing our community through public engagement, education, and the sustainability of our parks, open spaces, and trails.

 

50 Cowan Drive, Reno, NV 89509 | (775) 410-1702 

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MLK BioBlitz

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr., Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation hosts their annual BioBlitz. Community members and volunteers engage in citizen science, collecting biodiversity data for further research.