Volunteers in Plano
The VIP Program
|Volunteers in Plano (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.
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- 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
For Ashley Gaudlip, coming back home to Plano to seek a summer internship just made sense. A 2013 graduate of Plano Senior High School, Gaudlip grew up in Plano. Read on...
Out of 12 candidates, teen volunteer Alex Cao (14 years old from Clark High School) was selected to personally design the summer bulletin board at bustling Davis Library. Read on...
Beth Felker knows that it's a little unusual to have a "kitten superhighway" in the spare bedroom of her home. Read on...
On June 1, dozens of employees from Genband volunteered for the Plano Animal Shelter, Nature Explore Classroom, and the Environmental Education Center. Read on...
On Thursday, May 21, employees from UBS Financial Services volunteered at the Plano Animal Shelter. UBS employees held a donation drive to gather much needed items for the animals. They also brought an eager spirit to help wherever needed. Read on...
“Tombstone Mysteries,” a historic cemetery restoration project at Plano Old City Cemetery and L.A. Davis Cemetery was a huge success! Read on and watch the video...
Thank you to the 39 volunteers from Intel who pulled invasive plants, mulched trails, and picked up litter at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve on April 30. The group provided 100 hours of service beautifying the park and plan to come back again next year! Read on...
On Saturday, April 25, Volunteers in Plano assisted with the 10th Love Where You Live neighborhood project and service day event. Read on...