Volunteers help to make our programs and events successful! You can get involved in a variety of ways.

VolunteersWant to Help?

If you are interested in volunteering, please complete our Volunteer Application and return it to:

Parks and Recreation Dept.
Attn: Volunteer Coordinator
324 24th St S
Moorhead, MN 56560



You Are Needed!

Volunteer help is being sought for the following areas:

Citywide Beautification Opportunities
The City Beautification committee developed an ongoing comprehensive plan to help keep Moorhead  clean and beautiful by encouraging community volunteers to adopt various areas throughout the city.

Adopt A Street
Volunteer in March/April and monthly throughout summer and fall season to pick up litter along street right-a-ways. Priority areas have been identified on the Adopt a Street Map. (32 sections to adopt)
   Adopt A Street Agreement
   Adopt a Street Map      Available to Adopt - A-6, 11-14, B 3-9, C3-4.

Adopt the Red
Volunteer once in May/June and September/October to pick up litter along river corridors. (9 river zones to adopt).
   Adopt the Red Agreement
   Adopt The Red Map      Available to Adopt -  Riverfront under I-94 Bridge

Adopt A Flowerbed
Volunteer the end of May and throughout the summer/fall by planting flowers and maintaining area in downtown Moorhead along 4th and 5th Street or in the quiet zones areas. (27 flowerbeds to adopt).
   Adopt-A-Flowerbed Agreement
Adopt a Flowerbed Map    14 beds are available to adopt!

Adopt A Park
Volunteer in April and throughout summer and fall on a weekly basis to help maintain our parks though litter pick up and raking leaves (41 parks to adopt - 32 are available to adopt).
  Adopt-A-Park Agreement

A program to provide residents, business owners, and community groups opportunities to promote better water quality and appearance of stormwater ponds.

Special Events

      September 13 - Greater Moorhead Days - Kids Fest
      October 31 - Haunted Mall

Volunteer Position
Beautification Opportunities available for individuals and groups to help with park clean up, river bank clean up, corridor clean up, and flowerbed adoptions
Youth Baseball Coach Adult coaches are needed to teach the basic fundamentals of baseball to youth ages 5 through 4th grade
Flag Football

Adult coaches are needed to teach fundamental of flag football to youth in kindergarten through sixth grade.
Lil' Linker Golf Instructors
Youth (17 and older) are needed to instruct participants on the basics of golf.
Special Event Volunteer

Volunteers assist with a variety of tasks during special events throughout the year

Hjemkomst Center Volunteers are needed to greet and give directions to visitors
Volunteers help make our programs a success! Groups and individual volunteers are greatly appreciated
for their hard work and gift of time and talent in helping to make Moorhead a great place.
 Thank You Volunteers!
 Andrea Sattler
 Bethesda Lutheran Church
 Community Service Juvenile Work Crew
 Central Minnesota Credit Union
 Chad Johnson and Nick Walberg
 Clare Degerness
 Clay Soil & Water Conservation
 Concordia College Better Together Club
 Cory Bennett
 Country Greenery
 FM Trailbuilders
 FedEx Ground
 Gate City Bank
 Green Dragons of MSUM
 Extension Master Garderners Clay County
 Jack and Edie Kritzberger Family
 Kreps Chiropractic P.C.
 Larry and Ann Anderson
 Loretta and David Gille
 Mara Morken Fogarty
 Moorhead Midday Central Lions

 Moorhead Noon Kiwanis

 Neznik Family
 River Keepers
 Ryan Sandven
 Salem Evangelical Free Church Youth Group
 Seigel Family
 Square Foot Gardening for the Red River Valley
 Soroptimist International of Moorhead
 Sojourn Church
 S.S. Ruby Boat Tours LLC
 St. John Lutheran Church
 St. Joseph's School
 Steve Moore
 Vietnam Veterans of America  |  Chapter 941
 Vikingland Kiwanis