Event Description: Join City of Raleigh Parks staff as we plant bulbs at Pullen Park.
Duties: Volunteers will use hand tools to help plant bulbs in designated areas in the park.
Impact: Volunteers will be planting bulbs that will bloom to provide a beautiful park aesthetic for patrons.
Work Environment: We will be working outside so please dress for the weather! The ground will be uneven and it has the possibility to get very active in the park so there could be a lot of noise. There are restrooms on site.
Requirements: Each volunteer must register through CERVIS. Volunteers must be at least 12 years of age to participate. Volunteers under 18 must have a parent/guardian present. All volunteers will need to fill out a volunteer release form. If any volunteer is under the age of 18, a parent/guardian will need to sign their form.
Other Information: We will provide tools, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, and a first aid kit. Volunteers need to wear loose comfortable clothing that can get dirty, and closed-toe shoes. Please bring your own filled water bottle.
COVID-19 Policy: Volunteers and staff must follow the COVID-19 policies below so that projects are safe for everyone.
Social distancing must be practiced (6-feet between individuals)
Individuals must participate in infrared temperature checks upon arrival
Everyone must wear a face mask or face shield (not provided)
State, federal, and local mandates must be followed
If you have been out of state two weeks prior to the event, please do not register
Group Registration Information: Registration as a volunteer is first come, first served. A group leader must email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. All groups will be required to provide a list of names and emails for their volunteers.
Per department policy, this volunteer opportunity is not to be used towards court-appointed/ suggested community service hours.
About Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
222 West Hargett Street, Suite 608, Raleigh, NC 27601, US
You are invited to make a difference in your community by volunteering! Through the efforts of City staff and volunteers, the Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department can continue its fine tradition of providing quality leisure services to citizens of all ages.
Join Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department's Volunteer Program and make a difference in your community. You may volunteer as an individual or as part of a group on a one-time or ongoing basis. There are many opportunities for individuals, groups, students and businesses to contribute to our quality programs and facilities. Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.