So you’re ready to volunteer. Awesome!

Here are some great links and information for volunteer opportunities~

Visit the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission website for information on volunteer opportunities and contact information for areas of interest opportunities.

Do you want to teach people how to be safe, responsible and respectful while making a positive impact on Nebraska youth? View the Hunter Education Instructor Requirements PDF for more information.


Volunteers Needed to Adopt a Stream or Waterway


Nebraska Game and Parks Youth Fishing Instructor


Nebraska Game and Parks Campground Host

A Campground Host is an individual or couple, over the age of 18, who are willing to be ambassadors of the State Park System for other visitors, without pay.  A host will work approximately 20 hours per week in exchange for a free campsite, electrical hookup and use of area’s shower facilities, where available.


Game and Parks VIP (Volunteer in Parks) program

Volunteers play a vital role in sustaining the treasure that is Nebraska State Parks, providing thousands of hours of service each year.  Opportunities are available across the state for a variety of short- and long-term projects. 


Game and Parks Seeks Volunteers for Hunter Education

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is looking for volunteers to become certified hunter and bow hunter education instructors. Certified instructors must be 18 years of age, live in Nebraska and be licensed hunters. Please join the ranks of those who make a difference and positively impact the youth of Nebraska. For more information or to become a volunteer, view the PDF or call Heather Weihe at 402-471-5662.


Other Volunteer Opportunities


NRCS Earth Team Volunteer Program

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has positions open for volunteers 14 years or older, of all interests, and skill levels. The Earth team volunteers will help NRCS professionals improve the habitat and natural resources of the area. All that is required is an interest in conserving our earth’s natural resources. Get started today!


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