Lending a Helping Hand
"We make a living by what we have, but we make a life by what we give."
Volunteer Program Mission:
The mission of the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District's Volunteer Program is to assist the staff in providing our District's residents with an outstanding system of parks, recreation, and facilities. With assistance from volunteers, it is possible to provide recreation programs that will stimulate, educate, and enrich the lives of our community.
Do you have a special talent?
Do you like to interact with people?
Do you have good communication skills?
Do you have free time on your hands?
Are you dependable?
If you answered yes to any of the questions above we want YOU!
LARPD is looking for a variety of volunteers from the ages of 13 years old and up.
By volunteering with LARPD, you will work in a fun, family atmosphere in recreational activities and special events. Your smile and friendly service will make the difference in someone's life!
Volunteering in any orgranization, group, or city has a great deal to offer. Your participation in the program enhances the quality of life in
Livermore. Here are some ways volunteering can enrich your life:
- Ability to stretch tax dollars
- Improve the lives of citizens
- Gain valuable work experience
- Explore new careers
- Earn academic credit
- Learn a new skill
- Meet new friends
- Help others in need
- Make a difference
- Have fun!
How to Volunteer:
Complete the volunteer application. Applications will be reviewed and approved on a case-by-case basis.
Once an application has been recieved, an interview will be scheduled if there are volunteer openings in your areas of interest. After a successful interview, approved volunteers will be fingerprinted and must receive a clearance before they may begin their volunteer assignment.
Download a volunteer application(pdf)
Youth Participant Agreement Release Form (pdf)
After turning in a volunteer application, you may be contacted and asked to complete other forms from the list below:
Office Skills Checklist
Completed applications can be sent to:
Attn: Maureen Gandara Swinbank
4444 East Avenue
Livermore, CA 94550