Opportunity Details

Join a Cleanup Hosted by Montgomery Parks


Montgomery Parks
Silver Spring, MD

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*All volunteers must be fully vaccinated*

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

Individual and family volunteers can join a cleanup hosted by Montgomery Parks staff and volunteers! Families may register once, but please photograph all vaccination cards together and upload it in your registration. Then, email us to let us know how many in your family will volunteer or if you need assistance.

Upcoming Cleanups:
2/1 - Matthew Henson Trail & Winding Creek Local Park: Join us as we honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and Matthew Henson for African American History Month
2/5 - Broadacres Local Park: Restoring the Northwest Branch-Anacostia watershed

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

Covid Guidelines:
- Volunteers must be vaccinated
- Anyone feeling sick or in recent contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19, may not volunteer at the event(s) assigned.
- All volunteers must register here and submit their Montgomery Parks COVID-19 waiver

To register for a cleanup event, click the Schedule tab and click "sign up".

If there is no "schedule" tab, it means signups are full or there are no staff-led cleanups scheduled at this time. Please check back for updates.

For questions contact: volunteercleanups@montgomeryparks.org

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

Background check required: No

Minimum age of volunteers: 12

Job type: Event (1-7 days)

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

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


Date: 02/01/2022

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Available Positions:  20


Cleanup at Matthew Henson Trail & Winding Creek Local Park (rescheduled MLK Cleanup & in recognition of African American History Month as we celebrate Matthew Henson)


12326 Dewey Rd
Silver Spring MD 20906


Date: 02/05/2022

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Available Positions:  29


Broadacres Park Cleanup


710 Beacon Rd
Silver Spring MD 20903


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