Our mission statement reads: "Volunteers-in-Parks at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park help park staff preserve, protect, and interpret all aspects of the park for the education and enjoyment of the public, inspiring others to get involved and take a personal part in caring for and protecting park resources". Over the years, thousands of volunteers have given tens of thousands of hours to Chickamauga and Chattanooga NMP fulfilling this mission statement and we hope you will join them!
How to get involved with the volunteer program at Chickamauga & Chattanooga NMP
Current Volunteer Opportunities
Did You Know?
James Garfield served as Major General William S. Rosecrans' Chief of Staff at Chickamauga. Four months after becoming President, Garfield was shot in the back by a disgruntled office seeker. Garfield died two months later on September 19, 1881, the anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga.