Volunteering with the GSP

Volunteering with the Green Seattle Partnership is a great way to give back to your community, get outside, and improve the health of a local park. Everyone can help keep our forested parks healthy and green! No experience necessary. Find a community event at the map and calendar linked below. Questions? Please email us at info@greenseattle.org.


Find a Volunteer Event Near You

What to Expect

  • Come Ready: When you attend an event, you’ll get all the training you need when you arrive! If you’re curious about the kinds of activities you might be doing, or if you just want to prepare yourself, you can check videos on our YouTube channel on topics like planting and removing ivy and blackberry
  • Event Details: Look for more information on what to wear, where to meet, and other common questions in the event posting, or reach out to the event host. Contact information can be found in the event link on the calendar or map at: https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/map/.
  • COVID-19 Considerations: Although vaccinations and masks are no longer required to participate, please continue to do your part to keep our community safe. Do not attend if you are sick
  • Learn More!: Explore the world of the Green Seattle Partnership at our blog, on social media, or by signing up for our monthly online newsletter, all linked below.


    If you are an organization looking for a large-scale volunteer event (over 10 people):

    • First, look at existing events: CEDAR has many scheduled volunteer events all over Greater Seattle, many are reoccuring events scheduled months out in advance. When you find an event suitable for your group, you can directly contact is Forest Steward lead by clicking the event and emailing the person under “Contact”.
    • Custom volunteer events: If your group is too large or there is not an opportune event already scheduled on CEDAR, please reach out to info@greenseattle.org with the number of volunteers you have, preferred dates, and location. Please note that volunteer events are organized by our amazing Forest Stewards and we cannot guarantee availability for your desired event.
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