Volunteers have a huge impact on the health and well-being of communities. Volunteers are both critical partners and the participants in our community. VOLUNTEERS make a difference at the Sarasota County Parks.
Volunteers have contributed 103,500 hours from October-May equating to $2,380,500.
There are OPPORTUNITIES to help at our Sarasota County Parks, from one-time to recurring volunteer experiences for individuals of all ages, year round.
DID YOU ALWAYS WANT TO BE AN AMBASSADOR?
Venice Beach is a great place to find seashells enjoy the warm gulf waters or if you’re a diver check out the reef a quarter-mile offshore. Join the CORPS OF INFORMATION GURUS (training session) and help our residents/visitors – Answering/questions about Venice area and beaches. Provide general safety issues as needed. Set up and tear down the information table of literature such as fliers, pamphlets and booklets.
Ongoing: 3 hours per week
Open times: Sunday, Friday, Saturday
Contact: Brenda Canales firstname.lastname@example.org or Ann Marie Persico email@example.com
Historical Tour Guide
Docent – Edson Keith Mansion
Lead free guided tours; know or learn the history of the Mansion, park, early “Chicago Colony” and local history/Phillipp Estate Park.
Seasonal: November 16 to April 30
4 hrs weekly Wed Thurs
Contact: Brenda Canales at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Priscilla Brown (941) 316-1309 or email@example.com