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Volunteer Opportunities

The City of Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation department appreciates our volunteers beyond words. They contribute their time, knowledge, enthusiasm, talents, and past experiences to aid in enhancing the programs and services we offer to our community and visitors.

To volunteer your time or services please follow these steps:

Review current volunteer opportunities below; please note this list changes often! If your interest is not listed, please contact the recreation department for more opportunities at 989-779-5331.

Volunteer of the Month

Lynnia Ford

Lynnia Ford has been selected as Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation's Volunteer of the Month for April. Lynnia is a senior at Central Michigan University studying Interior Design & Event Management. Lynnia is completing a field work experience, serving more than 80 hours this spring semester.

She puts her many talents to use creating photo backdrops for the Great Egg Scramble, designing miniature golf Minecraft character obstacles for the Winter Kids Expo and serving as event staff for the Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt.

Lynnia has a sunny disposition. She has a great rapport with participants, interns and recreation staff. She is a valued member of our recreation team this semester.

Volunteers are an essential resource for Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation. They keep programs ticking and ensure their success through selfless giving of time and talents.

MPPR's Volunteer Recognition Program highlights the contributions of our volunteer workforce. Each month we recognize a volunteer for their outstanding service and invaluable contributions.