Volunteer Tumwater

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Put your free time to good use!

Volunteers help extend the reach of our City programs and provide valuable connections to the community. There is no minimum commitment required. We want your participation to be convenient, matched to your interests, and most importantly, enjoyable. If you have time and want to make good things happen in your community, now is the time to get involved!

Current Volunteer Projects

Project   Date(s) Location  Status
nHn Community First Program  Flexible   varies by group availability  Recruiting
Tumwater University Ambassadors  March 2019  City Hall, March 11, 18 6-9 p.m.  Recruiting
 Invasive Plant and Weed Removal
2019  Historic Pioneer Calvary Cemetery  Seasonal
 Holiday Decorating Ambassadors  2019  Memorial Day, 4th of July, Veterans Day  Seasonal
 Historic Cemetery Mapping Project  Flexible  Historic Pioneer Calvary Cemetery  In Progress
 Park Helper - Landscaping Project  Flexible  Various Park Sites  Seasonal
 Bench Restoration Project
 Flexible  Various locations throughout Tumwater Recruiting
 Little Library Carpentry Project  Spring 2019  Seeking students and volunteers for construction  Recruiting
 Smoke Detector Installation   2019  To Be Announced   Seasonal
 Santa Mobile Helpers Dec 2019  To Be Announced  Seasonal
Stream Team Volunteers  2019  Project Dates to be Announced  Recruiting

We've got other volunteer options that may interest you: 

  • Supervise safe kids activity nights 
  • Coach a sports team
  • Teach a class or serve as an ambassador to faculty
  • Historic site preservation
  • Assist with Recreation programs
  • Maintain park spaces
  • Apply for a grant to host a neighborhood party or project to help your neighborhood
  • Seasonal events
  • Adopt-a-road and keep it clean from litter
  • Adopt-a-site and preserve community resources
  • Support a special project related to safety, beautification, environment, outreach, or education
  • Provide assistance with disaster initiatives in partnership with other area agencies

Register and we'll match you with a project or program.

Complete the Registration Form and our volunteer coordinator will contact you and add you to our contact list to receive newsletters and recruitment notices as new projects and events are posted. 

email  Sign Up for Volunteer News & Events e-Notifications(this places you on the quarterly newsletter recipient list)

To learn more about volunteer events or arrange a group project, contact the City Volunteer Coordinator at (360) 252-5424 or volunteer@ci.tumwater.wa.us

Waiver Form (required of all City of Tumwater Volunteers)