A volunteer in blue stands with a dustbin, talking to a woman with a waterfall, arched metal bridge, & brick hydroelectric plant in the background

VIP Terry McKenna

Volunteers in Parks (VIPs)

Green circular logo with gold lining reading "Volunteer" with a National Park Service arrowhead on a center field of blue


Volunteerism is a great American tradition that is especially valued by the National Park Service. You can help national parks in a variety of ways, all of which enhance visitor services or protect and preserve park resources.

Want to learn more? Explore the National Park Service's Volunteers-In-Parks (VIP) resources to learn how to get involved with a park near you!

Volunteers at Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park perform visitor service duties and/or assist in keeping the park clean. To inquire about joining our VIP team, please contact us.

A green shirted volunteer speaks with a family as she shows them a collection of props including an American flag, a ball, & a model of the Statue of Liberty

VIP Terry McKenna

Last updated: January 10, 2024

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72 McBride Avenue Extension
Paterson, NJ 07501



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