If you are interested in volunteering for the Decatur Parks Foundation, please contact Jill Applebee at foundation@decparks.com or call 422-5911.

Ongoing Committees
The Decatur Parks Foundation has several committees comprised of board members, Decatur Park District staff, and community volunteers. These committees meet regularly throughout the year and provide members an opportunity for volunteer service in a variety of outlets.

  • Communication Committee
  • Board Governance Committee
  • Fundraising Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Zoo-rific Evening Committee
  • Zoo Open Committee
  • Young Professionals


Decatur Park District Volunteers
Decatur Park District offers additional volunteer opportunities in the areas of:

  • Environmental Beautification
  • Park Facility Volunteer
  • Special Events/Concerts
  • Senior Programs
  • Special Needs Programs
  • Arts
  • Recreation