There are many ways to get involved in Eagan through volunteering. Find your right volunteer opportunity here. If you have questions, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (651) 675-5500.

Volunteer Opportunities

Click the boxes below to learn more or call Eagan Parks & Recreation at 651-675-5500 to learn what special events and activities are currently looking for volunteers! 


The City of Eagan partners with organizations in the community on volunteer opportunities because we know that Eagan is a successful city and a strong community when we all work together. Here is a list of our volunteer partnerships:

Caponi Art Park & Learning Center located on 60 acres of rolling wooded hills in Eagan, Caponi Art Park and Learning Center is a distinctive cultural center offering free programs and educational experiences in a natural setting that blends art and nature. 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. serves our community by encouraging all forms of horticulture and building community through education, home gardening, and civic garden projects. 

Eagan Women of Note directed by Taylor Quinn, is a community-based choir made up of women of all ages. 

Eagan Men’s Chorus directed by Kathleen Andrews, is a community-based choir. 

The Eagan Theater Company has a mission to ignite imaginations. It also provides educational and performance opportunities to heighten awareness of the cultural arts in Eagan.

Holz Farm - The Friends of the Farm provide volunteer service at Eagan's historic 1940's farm. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Minnesota Valley Photography Club (MVPC) has the goal to provide fellowship and continuing education through the appreciation of the science, technique, and art of photography. The club meets monthly to socialize, learn, and even compete. Club members volunteer to take pictures of community and city activities and programs and are published in City publications. 

The City of Eagan knows there are many organizations doing work in our community that make Eagan better for everyone - even though we don't have a direct partnership. Here is a list of some of those opportunities:

American Red Cross is looking for a variety of volunteers. Currently looking for blood donors. 

Dakota County Medical Reserve Corps is a part of the Medical Reserve Corps - a national network of volunteers organized into local units. Volunteers are not only medical and public health professionals, but also residents with a wide range of skills who donate their time and expertise to promote healthy living and to prepare for and respond to emergencies.

DARTS is looking for volunteers to have fun alongside older neighbors with dementia through our weekly group respite activity program and to help rake leaves this fall. Volunteer as an individual, with your family, or with your co-workers. You can make a difference in your Eagan community by helping an older neighbor lead a more independent and fulfilled life. Make a true connection that enriches aging!

Hands-On Twin Cities is the Twin Cities only full-service volunteer center that both promotes and facilitates volunteerism while improving the community’s ability to create more impact with the time generously given by volunteers. They work with all types of volunteers, companies, and nonprofit affiliates to ensure that every hour spent in the community is valuable. 

The Open Door has volunteer opportunities for everyone. Volunteers stock shelves, shop with clients, stock and drive the Mobile Pantry, and keep the Pantry in tip-top shape. Garden-to-Table volunteers weed plots, shovel mulch, and share their garden know-how. 

Kids ‘n Kinship is a non-profit mentoring organization. Our mission is to provide friendships to children ages 5-16 who are in need of a positive adult role model. You can make a difference in your own community!  Volunteers spend 1-4 hours per week in the community with the child. Typical activities might include picnicking, attending sporting events, hobbies, baking cookies or going to the movies. Volunteers make a one-year commitment to the program. These relationships often grow into life-long friendships. The program also has a small school based program at four elementary schools

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