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Lead. Learn. Enjoy Life. Volunteer at the Zoo!

Join us in creating champions for wildlife.

As a Zoo Volunteer you will…

CONNECT

kids and adults to nature.

LINK

students to real-world learning through the Zoo’s living classroom.

CREATE

champions for wildlife at community events.

SHARE

your people skills

LEARN

something new. Training is provided.

REDISCOVER

the natural world.

ENJOY

a flexible commitment that suits your lifestyle.

Annual Impact of Zoo Volunteers

1.2 million people connected to nature
119,0000 students linked to real-world learning
15,000 community wildlife champions created


COUNTLESS BENEFITS TO WILDLIFE & PEOPLE



How to Apply (click here)

Volunteer Training Information (click here)



Volunter working with kids at the Zoo Year-Round Volunteer Guides
Join our diverse team of dynamic and outgoing adults educating and inspiring visitors, taking the lead at special events, and promoting wildlife conservation.
Volunter working with kids at the Zoo Summer Information Volunteers
Inspire visitors' curiosity at seasonal interpretive stations throughout the Zoo, provide information to guests, and assist at special events.
Recruiting
Now!
Zoo Ambassador Student Volunteers
Secondary and post-secondary students are invited to enhance visitors' experiences at special events throughout the year and at our Zoo Kids camp during the summer months.
Student Volunteer Panda Ambassador Volunteers
Interact with and inspire visitors at the Zoo's new giant panda exhibit and throughout the Zoo site, and assist at special events.