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Volunteers-In-Parks (VIPs)

To accomplish its important duties of preservation and education, the National Park Service relies on the efforts of volunteers who give their time and expertise to help achieve the National Park Service mission.


Volunteers play a key role at the Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site and are active in many areas of park operations.

Volunteers:
• Greet visitors and provide information about the park and the National Park Service in the park visitor center
• Staff special events
• Conduct research and assist with administrative tasks

The benefits of volunteering at the Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site are unlimited!

Volunteers will:
• Learn about the history of Maggie L. Walker and the National Park Service
• Receive training in Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site operations and procedures
• Have a flexible schedule
• Enjoy the satisfaction and experience in communicating with and helping park visitors while representing the National Park Service
• Be recognized for sharing their time, knowledge, and expertise

 
Volunteers at the Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site during the 2016 2nd Street Festival
Volunteers help out at the annual 2nd Street Festival in 2016

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How to become a Volunteer

Not sure how to contribute or which volunteer task is right for you? Volunteer jobs can be developed around individual interests and the park's ongoing projects and goals.

Please take a few moments to fill out this general Volunteer Service Application form and mail it to the following address:

ATTN: Volunteer Coordinator
Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site
3215 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223


Or contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 804-771-2017 X 24.

Visit the Volunteers-in-Parks page to learn more about the National Park Service Volunteer program.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3215 E Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223

Phone:

(804) 771-2017 x0

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