Find a Place to Volunteer

Throughout the year, there are many Tennessee State Park events that ask for and rely on volunteer help. From trail maintenance to invasive plant pulls, the help of volunteers is needed and valued. The link below is your first step in finding an event near you and answering the call for help from a Tennessee State Park.

Volunteer Opportunities & Events

In order to register for a volunteer event at Tennessee State Parks, you will need to create an account in our new volunteer management system.  Please reach out to us if you run into any issues or have questions at 615-202-4261 or tnstateparks.volunteer@tn.gov 

Other Volunteer Days

2022 TN Serves & National Public Lands Day – September 16th - 25th

A combined volunteer effort with the National Environmental Education Foundation's Annual National Public Lands Day and the Tennessee First Lady's Tennessee Serves monthly volunteer challenge. Come help us transform our state through service at a state park between September 16th - 25th!

The annual National Public Lands Day celebration is the largest single-day volunteer effort for America's public lands. National Public Lands Day is a signature event of the National Environmental Education Foundation. The event brings out hundreds of thousands of volunteers on the fourth Saturday in September to assist land managers with environmental projects designed to enhance and restore national parks, recreation areas, wildlife refuges, and other public lands and waters.

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If you have been asked to fill out a volunteer liability waiver, please download and submit the one below.