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Group of volunteers standing with trash bags collected from an event

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Thank you to those who made
National Public Lands Day a Success!


Rock Creek Park celebrated National Public Lands Day with over 300 volunteers at 20 events collectively volunteering over 800 hours of their time! Thank you to those who volunteered, helping to keep Rock Creek Park beautiful and a place for all to enjoy.

National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is the nation’s largest, single-day volunteer event for public lands. On NPLD volunteers work together to complete various service projects, including removing invasive plants from the the park and conducting litter cleanups.

 

Volunteer at Rock Creek Park

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Individual and Group Volunteering

Individual and Group Volunteering

Learn about volunteer opportunities at Rock Creek Park.

Volunteer Events

Volunteer Events

Volunteer at one of our annual events.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition

We appreciate all our volunteer do!

Safety

Safety

Important safety info for volunteering in the park.

Resources

Resources

Forms, Guidance, & Volunteer References

 

Rock Creek Park Volunteers


To get involved in future volunteer events and learn more about our partners, click on the links below. Volunteers must follow all safety guidelines during volunteer work.

Visit here if interested in volunteering with Rock Creek Conservancy.

Visit here if you are interested in trail work with Potomac Appalachian Trail Club.

Visit here if you are interested in volunteering in Dumbarton Oaks Park with Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy.

Visit here if you are interested in volunteering at Peirce Mill with the Friends of Peirce Mill.

Visit here if you are interested in volunteering in Meridian Hill Park with Washington Parks & People.

For other volunteer opportunities elsewhere in Rock Creek Park, email us or call 202-895-6016.

To learn more about all park partners, visit here.

For more information about the Rock Creek Park Volunteer Program, contact the Rock Creek Park Volunteer Coordinator.

Last updated: September 30, 2022

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Mailing Address:

5200 Glover Rd, NW
Washington , DC 20015

Phone:

202 895-6000
Rock Creek Park's main phone line.

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