The City of Tempe is looking for school groups (junior high, high school, and college), service organizations, and corporate groups, as well as individuals, interested in one-time service projects. Please see "One-time Activities" for a current list of upcoming events and activities.
Sweethearts Dance at Escalante Center, Friday, Feb 13, 4p-8:30p (30 vol. needed)--OPEN
Volunteers will help with crafts, food, set-up and tear-down of this fun holiday activity for the neighborhood
Play Day at Kiwanis Park, Saturday, February 28, 9:30a-2:30p--FILLED (Thank you THS and EVBSC)
Volunteers will assist leaders and participants with a variety of structured and unstructured games and events,
including youth sports activities, dance & movement activities, kayaking, inflatables, etc. It's a great day and
many fun activities to participate in.
Egg Hunt at Escalante, Saturday, April 4, 8a-12:30p (30 volunteers needed)--OPEN
Escalante's annual neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt needs your help. Do you like to hide Easter Eggs and help young
ones find them? Then this is your volunteer assignment.
Mother's Day Luncheon, Friday, May 8, 10:30a-1:00p (10 volunteers)--OPEN
Volunteers are needed to provide manicures (filing and polish) to the ladies attending the Tea. No professional
Puttin On the Kids at Escalante Center, Thursday, July 23, 2-6 for Set Up, 5:30-8:30 for event (30 vol.
YEAR-ROUND ON-GOING GROUP PROJECTS
Project such as the following can generally be scheduled anytime during the year if there is a current need. Call the listed contact person to make arrangements.
Parks and Trail Maintenance (10 to 30 volunteers) (When available)
Help pick up trash; plant trees; remove non-native plants; clean/paint parks equipment; repair, stabilize and build new trails in Tempe parks and preserve areas, as needed (no projects during June/July/August)
Contact: Bobbi Lloyd at 480-350-8352 or see environmental projects.
Library Shelf and Book Cleaning (up to 15 volunteers)
Dust and wash library shelves and books while maintaining books in proper order.
Contact: Jodie Garth at 480-350-5190.
If you are willing to make a longer-term commitment, check out the Adopt-a-Street and Adopt-a-Path programs.
Or call the City of Tempe Volunteer Office at 480-350-5190.