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Published on: 10/19/2016 3:18 PM
Hot Opportunities
Check out our upcoming volunteer opportunities.
There is something for everyone to get involved in at your county parks.

Calero Trail Day and Ridge Trail Day 
Park Beautification Day November 2016 
2016 Fantasy of Lights Volunteer Flyer 


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County Parks Volunteers play an important role in protecting and enhancing parklands and Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation offers a broad range of opportunities to suit your interests and skills. Whether you’re an individual, retired or in school, or part of a group we have a fun and important activity in a park for you.

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To learn where volunteers are needed most, please view our Specific Park Needs. To view our list of scheduled volunteer events, visit our Event and Training Calendar.

For more information, please contact the Volunteer Program Coordinator at 408.918.4930 or

Volunteers ages 15 and under must have a parent or guardian over the age of 18 present for the duration of the event.

Volunteers ages 16 and 17 must fill out the volunteer application, have a parent sign it, and bring it with them on the day of the event.​​​​​​


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Since 1924, when Stevens Creek County Park was established, people have given their time and talents to help make Santa Clara County Parks special places to visit. In Fiscal Year 2013, volunteers donated over 72,000 hours of service to a variety of projects and programs. Become a County Parks Volunteer and see how you can play an important role in providing visitor services, and in protecting and enhancing parklands.

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