Whether you are creative, enjoy working with kids, want to be outdoors, or like to learn new things, come and see how you can use your unique talents and interests as a volunteer. 

Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community, meet new people, and help preserve Brownsville's natural and cultural heritage for the enjoyment of this and future generations. 

Listed below are a few of the various volunteer opportunities the Hamilton County Parks Department offers.  By sharing your valuable time and unique skills through volunteering, you are helping your local community thrive.

We are currently looking for:

Adaptive Recreation Aide

Share your interest and talents while having fun with some great people! Volunteers help make it possible for people with disabilities to participate in City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department programs. They provide support and encouragement during activities such as Wii games, bingo and cooking.

Office Assistant

Volunteers provide a great service to the staff by assisting with data entry, filing, organizing and answering telephones. Duties include working with staff members and the public, answering phones and taking part in special projects as they come up.

Special Events
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Brownsville Parks and Recreation volunteers make a difference! With your help, we can continue to provide exceptional park and recreation services for people of all ages. For information about volunteer opportunities click on the tabs below or click here to contact the volunteer coordinator.

Get Started!

Read our volunteer opportunities below, then fill out the application to send us by mail or fax.

After we receive your application the volunteer coordinator will contact you to schedule an appointment for an interview, so we can match opportunities to your interests. Once the orientation and criminal background check are completed, a supervisor will schedule a time to get you trained and on your way to becoming a Parks and Recreation volunteer!

Apply Now

2017 HALLOWEEN HELP and volunteers
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Haunted Trails Resaca 2017 De La Palma Park

2017 HALLOWEEN HELP and volunteers

We are currently looking for volunteers for the Haunted Trails event at the Resaca De La Palma State Park.  

Please call Hilario De Leon at  (956) 459-1631  for more information.