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Volunteer with Bloomington Parks and Recreation

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Whether it's helping kids at a special event or getting involved in environmental projects, volunteers are important. Volunteering as a student can build support for your resume or scholarship applications, and volunteering within a group or business emphasizes the importance and value of community to your customers. For more information on how you, your group or your business can become a volunteer, contact Nikki McEachern at

All ages are encouraged to volunteer: Girl or Boy Scouts, Youth Extension Groups, church groups, etc. Days and times vary depending on program needs.

One person or 60 - we have volunteer opportunities for groups of every size.

Click here for a complete list of current volunteer opportunities

Eagle Scout and Girl Scout Project Proposal

Our natural areas and greenspaces have benefited from many Eagle Scout projects over the years, and we look forward to learning more about your proposed project and how it might benefit our community. Click here to provide some information about yourself, your proposed project, and your reasons for choosing Bloomington Parks as your project beneficiary.

Volunteer BRAVO Recognition

The BRAVO Award recognizes the outstanding contributions of departmental volunteers who generously give their time and energy to support our programs and activities benefiting the Bloomington community.

Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities Available

For more information on how your business can become a sponsor, contact Nikki McEachern at