New! 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, Geology/Hydrology Researcher, Photograph Researcher and Compiler, and Exhibit Researcher and Information Compiler.
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.
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