Volunteer with the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History and make an invaluable impact in your community. We offer a variety of fun opportunities, chances to meet new people, training to develop skills, and flexible schedules.
Join us at Docent Orientation on Friday, September 8th 9am-12pm to learn more about volunteer opportunities. To register, fill out a brief application at santacruzmuseum.org/volunteer
SCHOOL PROGRAMS Do you love working with children? Are you excited to inspire future environmental stewards? Help us lead educational programs for school groups, grades K-5. (Weekday mornings)
NATIVE GARDEN Interested in California native plants and gardening in general? Join us in our Garden Learning Center and Native Pollinator Garden! (Ongoing, weekdays and weekends)
EVENTS & OUTREACH Want to share your passion for nature with your community? Join us in welcoming guests to events or engaging with people around town. (Weekends and evenings)
EXHIBITS & OTHER OPPORTUNITIES What talents do you want to share? Other opportunities to support our non-profit Museum include exhibit installation, beach cleanups, and behind-the-scenes support. (As needed)
The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is a 501c3 non-profit organization and Santa Cruz's first museum. Our mission is to connect people with nature and inspiring stewardship of the natural world.
Join our team today! Fill out a brief application at santacruzmuseum.org/volunteer
Docent Orientation and training for school program volunteers begins Friday, September 8th 9am-12pm.
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
- Environmental Education
- General Education
- Environmental Science
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible! We will work with your schedule.