City of Grand Prairie

318 W. Main Street
Grand Prairie, Texas 75052

Category: Environmental Services
Contact: Marcela Perez
Phone: 972-237-8191
College Proximity: Mountain View College
DART Availability: No
Vehicle Required: Yes
Special Requirements: All volunteers require an online volunteer application to begin serving.
Specific Opportunities: Animal Socializer at Animal Shelter - Book Buddies Reading Mentor -After school Recreation Center Assistants -Special Event Support.
Potential Projects This Year: Explore the Outdoors- an annual event that is a partnership between our City’s Parks and Recreation Department and the local school district. Held at a park setting that offers students the opportunity to learn in a natural environment which includes a pond, community vegetable garden, butterfly and herb garden, and a wooded area and trail. It is aimed to specifically educate low-income PreK students. Volunteer assistance is needed with delivering educational presentations and overall event organization.

Description: Make a meaningful impact on your community by volunteering with the City of Grand Prairie! Each day, volunteers help the City create raving fans by providing world class service. Whether your interest is in serving senior citizens, caring for animals, advancing literacy, or promoting Grand Prairie as a premier place to live and play, there are endless opportunities to get involved -- contribute your valuable time and talents to help make Grand Prairie a great place to Live Life Grand!

For orientation details, please contact the agency.