Volunteer Corps

Volunteering Benefits
With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteers. However, the benefits of volunteering are enormous to you, your family, and your community. Opportunities are varied, and the right match can help you:
  • Advance your career
  • Find new friends
  • Learn new skills
  • Reach out to the community
Volunteering can also help protect your mental and physical health. So if you have time and want to get involved, meet new people, stay active and make new friends, why not give volunteering a try!

Our Mission

To engage Oakland Park's diverse community of residents and business owners through multi-media marketing, civic organization networking, outreach events, schools, faith-based organizations and business-to-business contacts in effort to educate, recruit and utilize volunteers by providing varied, meaningful and appropriate opportunities in which to participate for the betterment of the City of Oakland Park and its stakeholders.

Short-Term Opportunities / Events

Usually involves a single-day or 1-time event:

Long-Term Opportunities

Involves ongoing participation throughout the year:
  • Adopt-a-Street
  • Athletics Coaching
  • Soccer Coaching
  • Flag Football Coaching
  • Dog Bark Park
  • Feral Friends
  • Graffiti Patrol
  • Operation Our Neighbor
  • Parks Cleanup
  • Professional Support


Community Events & Volunteer Opportunities

The following events may be of interest to our residents, but are not organized by the City of Oakland Park Volunteer Corps. You must contact the event or organization directly for more information on how you might get involved:

  • Tour de Broward 2019
  • Fall in Love with Farming
  • Multi-Family Recycling

Community Volunteer Corps Highlights