Volunteering is an American tradition that has made an immeasurable contribution to communities, organizations, and individuals throughout the country. Today's volunteers are active, dynamic, creative individuals who possess the skills, desire, patience and time to accomplish a wide variety of tasks. Volunteers-In-Parks are Very Important People (VIPs)! Volunteers donate million hours to your national parks annuanlly. Volunteers are accepted from the public without regard to race, creed, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability. Please visit Volunteer.gov to find the most current volunteer positions.
Keweenaw Heritage Sites Volunteer Opportunities
In addition to the opportunities listed above, many of the park's partners, known as Keweenaw Heritage Sites, also have a need for volunteers. Please contact them directly for an current list of volunteer needs.
Did You Know?
Keweenaw copper milling facilities were normally located along lake shorelines because they used large volumes of water in the milling process and the lakes served as a dumping site for the waste material known as stamp sand. Access to the lake also facilitated shipping and receiving of supplies. More...