You Can Volunteer!

Who Volunteers?

Our volunteers are as diverse as the city, we call home. We encourage citizens to apply for volunteer opportunities with the Dallas Park and Recreation Department. Join our diverse team today!

Individual Adults

  • Professionals wanting to share their skills
  • Retirees wanting to gain fulfillment after retirement
  • Individuals who have time to give
  • Court mandated individuals requiring community service 

Youth/Youth Groups

  • Students ages 14 and older
  • Students ages 13 and younger (must be accompanied by parent/guardian who is at least 19 years of age)
  • Truancy Court mandated youth
  • Students needing extra credit for school
  • Youth groups from schools, churches and leadership programs 


  • Community Groups
  • Neighborhood Associations
  • Employees representing a business or corporation
  • Religious Groups
  • Fraternities/Sororities
  • Families