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Volunteer Opportunities

Adopt - A - Park

Take an active role in the maintenance and improvement of our local parks, trails and green spaces.

Adopt - A - Waterway Program

Help protect and improve our water quality

Boards, Commissions and Committees

A wide-array of boards, commissions and committees are staffed with volunteers.  View the list and see current openings.

Coaching Opportunities

A rewarding time to spend with your kids while helping them learn new skillsin a fun, team atmosphere.

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Help bring history alive to thousands of people in the Pikes Peak region!

Community Advancing Public Safety (CAPS)

Take an active role in our community's public safety (police and fire) efforts.

Colorado Springs Airport Ambassadors Program

Act as good-will ambassadors and provide assistance to all passengers and visitors.

CSPD Advisory Committees

Assist the Colorado Springs Police Department in a multitude of different areas.

Springs in Bloom and Other Group / Outdoor Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer for a fun, one-time project or a project that lasts through a season.

Visitor Centers Volunteers

Volunteer at Garden of the Gods, Starsmore Discovery Center, Helen Hunt Falls or Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site and meet people from all over the world.


Boards, Committees
and Friends Groups


Friends  of Cheyenne Cañon

Friends  of Garden of the Gods

Friends  of City Auditorium

Friends  of Monument Valley Park

Friends of Red Rock Canyon
Open  Space

Police Foundation of
Colorado Springs

Trails  and Open Space Coalition

Colorado Tree Coalition





 Black bears are frequent visitors in and around Cheyenne Canon park.  Please make sure if you pack your food in that you pack it out, or use the Bear-Safe trash bins labeled REFUSE.  The bears will stay healthy and picnickers will stay safe.