Volunteers in Plano

  1. VIP Program
  2. Recent News
  3. Photo Album
  4. Annual Report

New! Summer Internships  
Summer internships are available in our libraries for MLS college students. For more information, contact Robin Popik.
Research and Field Volunteer Opportunities

The City of Plano is opening a new Nature and Retreat Center at Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve. The center will include exhibits showcasing the preserve‘s past and present. Volunteer positions include Park History Researcher, Property/Land Records Researcher, Photograph Researcher and Compiler, and Exhibit Researcher and Information Compiler. 

For more information, see Research and Field Opportunities

The VIP Program

VIP works in partnership with City staff, corporate and civic organizations, faith-based groups, schools, universities and non-profits to develop effective community programs to support and benefit the changing needs of this vibrant city while elevating City services, programs, and events and raising public awareness about volunteerism.

Volunteer Engagement:

  • Improves customer services and our relationship with the community we serve
  • Allows the City to expand our capacity and to enhance services
  • Provides strong community advocates
  • Assists citizen understanding of municipal issues and programs
Popular Volunteer Placements: