Lincoln Park Zoo is dedicated to connecting people with nature by providing a free, family-oriented wildlife experience in the heart of Chicago and by advancing the highest quality of animal care, education, science and conservation.
We rely on volunteers to help achieve our mission. Volunteers roles include: sharing our animals' stories as a Guest Engagement or Guest Relations volunteer, gardening, facilitating nature play, assisting in our gift shops and more. Some positions are seasonal while others are year-round.
***Not all volunteer roles are currenly avaialble for all shifts***
To learn more about our opportunities and/or fill out an application, please visit www.lpzoo.org/volunteer.
- Child Development
- People Skills
- Group Facilitation
- Environmental Education
- Customer Service
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Typically one 4 hour shift per week.
- Fill out application at www.lpzoo.org/volunteer