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Parks & Recreation

Arcade Creek Recreation and Park District

Description: Providing recreational opportunities, park services to community. Consists of two community parks, a neighborhood park and two natural creek trail areas!

Volunteer Opportunities: Help with special events or at school programs. Assist students with homework questions, play activities/games.

City of Sacramento Parks

Description: Maintains more than 210 parks and open spaces, totaling more than 2,000 acres.

Volunteer Opportunities: One-day and special events for groups only. Activities vary by season and include but are not limited to: gardening, weeding, pruning, planting, brush clearing, spreading mulch, litter and invasive plant removal, and playground or play field preservation or improvement.

Fulton-El Camino Recreation & Park District

Description: Provides recreational activities for all ages, including sports, special interest classes, aquatics, preschool, senior club and more.

Volunteer Opportunities: Park clean ups, special children’s events

  • Min Age: Volunteers Under 18 are welcome (age requirement varies by task)
  • Contact: Teri deRosier, Recreation Supervisor
  • Email:
  • Phone: (916) 927‐3802 x 114
  • Address: 2201 Cottage Way Sacramento, CA 95825
  • Website:
  • Prerequisites: Application

Mission Oaks Parks and Recreation District

Description: Provides programs and recreational opportunities to all ages in the Arden, Arcade, and Carmichael communities.

Volunteer Opportunities: Assist in the front desk, help prepare, serve and clean up daily

lunch program, afterschool team leaders, camp leaders, and a variety of special events (from Egg

Hunts, Concerts to Dances).

  • Minimum Age: N/A
  • Contact: N/A
  • Email: Please visit website
  • Address: 3344 Mission Avenue Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Phone: (916) 488‐2810
  • Website:
  • Prerequisites: Fill out application, more specific prerequisites necessary for working with
  • kids.

Orangevale Parks and Recreation District

Description: Community center that provides enriching and educational services for the Orangevale community.

Volunteer Opportunities: Special events help: ushering, setup/cleanup

  • Min. Age: 13
  • Contact: N/A
  • Email:
  • Phone: (916) 988-4373
  • Address: 6826 Hazel Avenue, Orangevale CA 95662
  • Website:
  • Prerequisites: Fill out application