Volunteer with Southern Highlands Reserve!

We offer many fun and rewarding volunteer opportunities throughout the year. All opportunities are during weekday business hours. Some benefits include free training, volunteer t-shirts, and a year-end recognition event. Learn more about joining a volunteer team below!

Our next volunteer orientation will be offered March 24th at 10am. Applications must be received a minimum of 24hrs prior to the orientation to attend.

Docent Team

Our docent team helps lead educational tours and assist guests during our Visitor Days and private tours. Docents will be required to complete the volunteer orientation as well as additional docent training. Docents are asked to assist with approximately one tour a month.

Horticulture Team

Help grow and maintain plants in our Core Park, natural areas, and greenhouses. Learn from our experienced staff and exchange knowledge and skills. This work is typically outdoors and volunteers meet Wednesdays from 9am till 2pm with time for a one-hour lunch break.


Collections Team

The Collections Team assists in recording, entering, and verifying information related to our collections. Volunteers should have an understanding of computer skills.  Immerse yourself in our collections! This work is typically indoors, although can include some outdoor work, and volunteers meet Thursdays from 9am till 2pm with time for a one-hour lunch break.


Don't see an opportunity that fits your interests or needs? Send an email to info@southernhighlandsreserve.org and we will work to find a job suited to your skill sets and availability!