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Volunteer in Prospect Park

ýapp engages thousands of volunteers annually to help keep Brooklyn’s Backyard green, vibrant and welcoming. The volunteer season runs from April throughNovember, register today to become a volunteer.

Full vaccination is now required in order to attend volunteer events at Prospect Park. Face coverings (masks) are not required for volunteers during outdoor projects. Volunteers are welcome to wear masks at their discretion.

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Become a Volunteer

Register with the Alliance to volunteer in Prospect Park.

Volunteer Portal

Browse upcoming opportunities, register for an event, update your volunteer profile and more.

Corporate Volunteering

Learn more about corporate volunteering opportunities in Prospect Park.

Community Group Volunteering

ýapp offers volunteer opportunities for non-profit community groups with up to 15 participants during select public weekend programs.

It's My Park Day

Join ýapp for It’s My Park Day to care for the park after busy weekends! Lend a hand on April 22, May 6 and May 20 at locations across the park.

Park Pitch In Events

Join ýapp on select weekends to celebrate the park and our environment! Volunteers will tackle a range of projects from tree care to removing invasive plants and weeds, picking up trash and much more!

Green and Go

Explore the park while tackling litter and helping with other greening opportunities. Supplies can be checked out at various locations around the park and include all necessary tools for your volunteer experience.

Summer Spruce Up

Join ýapp to help care for the park while exploring Brooklyn’s Backyard at the Summer Spruce Up series.

Junior Volunteer Corps

Stay tuned for Fall 2024 to join ýapp on select Saturdays and Sundays to help rake leaves and tackle litter. Families and children ages 4+ can the value of service and meet other families and children while giving back.