Volunteer

Opportunity Details

Join one of our Spring & Summer Cleanups Hosted by Montgomery Parks Staff

Location:

Montgomery Parks
Silver Spring, MD

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Montgomery Parks are wonderful places to visit, but sometimes litter and trash get into our parks and needs to be removed - this is where you come in! A Cleanup Coordinator will lead you and other volunteers in various projects this spring and summer to help get the trash out of the park and where it belongs.

We welcome individuals and families to join in! These events are SSL approved!

Please note that when an event fills up, it will disappear from the schedule. Cleanups will be added throughout the season, so check back often!

Dates and locations include:
5/26 Glenfield Park
6/5 Cloverly Local Park

All cleanups are pre-approved for SSL hours. Children under 14 years old must have a registered parent/guardian with them.

**Every individual must pre-register/fill out an application to participate, including parents/guardians.**

Please review all Covid 19 requirements and CDC guidelines.

Current Covid Requirements for Volunteers:
All volunteers must submit Montgomery Parks COVID-19 waivers.
- When signing up on this site, it will give adult volunteers the option to electronically submit waivers.
- Volunteers under 18 years old must print the waiver in the application and have a parent/guardian sign by hand, and submit the form at the cleanup event.

Safety/CDC guidelines:
- Volunteers must bring and wear a mask
- Volunteers must keep AT LEAST 6 feet apart from volunteers outside of their household.
- If you are feeling sick or have been in contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19, do not come to the cleanup.
- Wash hands before and after the cleanup.

To register for one of these cleanup dates, click Job Details, and then the Schedule tab, review cleanup details, and click "sign up".

For questions contact: Valeria.Espinoza@montgomeryparks.org

Website: https://www.montgomeryparks.org/support/volunteer/

Background check required: No

Job type: Event (1-7 days)

Volunteer type:  Adult, Family, Senior (55+), Youth, Student Service Learning


This opportunity has multiple shifts see schedule tab to sign up.

-Please wear clothes that can get dirty and shoes that can potentially get wet.
-It's always a good idea to bring water.
-Bags and gloves are provided.
-Please see schedule tab for details on cleanup locations and to sign up.

-Volunteers under 14 must participate with a registered adult.

Park/Stream Cleanups

Valeria Espinoza

301-495-1302

Date: 05/26/2021

Time: 3:30 am - 5:00 am

Available Positions:  10

Description:

Glenfield Park Cleanup

Location:

12800 Layhill Rd
Silver Spring MD 20906

 


Date: 06/05/2021

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Available Positions:  20

Description:

Cloverly Park & Trail Cleanup

Location:

900 Briggs Chaney Rd
Silver Spring MD 20905

 



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