The Nature Corps is the oldest nonprofit organization whose sole objective is to engage volunteers in the stewardship of America’s parks.
The Nature Corps is the premier national network of volunteers dedicated to the preservation of America’s Parks.
To preserve the splendor of America’s parks by mobilizing a national volunteer corps to implement priority conservation and beautification projects.
In partnership with state and national public land agencies, corporations and nonprofit organizations, Nature Corps will coordinate a volunteer corps of corporate employees, professional, adult and student volunteers to design, plan and implement priority conservation projects that will preserve our parks for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.
Special Assignment Volunteers for the Environment. Work with other dedicated park stewards on important single-day conservation projects in one of several state and national parks. Learn More
Experience unforgettable one-week, fully catered volunteer vacations where you will enjoy the personal rewards of preserving our American landscape. Learn More
These service-learning vacations include participating on research-based conservation programs in parks such as Yosemite, Sequoia and Hawaii. Learn More
The Nature Corps works with schools and youth agencies to teach young Americans to care for our precious natural resources. Learn More
America’s corporations are taking part in a sweeping movement to preserve the magnificent beauty of our state and national parks as they provide their employees meaningful and authentic team building programs. Learn More
The Nature Corps has provided more than 150,000 volunteer hours towards preserving some of our nation’s most cherished natural treasures. Samples of The Nature Corps’s accomplishments include:
Overall, the Nature Corps has organized more than 5,000 volunteers who have contributed to projects valued at more than $7,500,000.
For their accomplishments, Nature Corps volunteers have received recognition at the state and federal levels. Some of their awards include: