Volunteer Opportunities

  • A group of volunteers

Volunteers have an enormous impact on the health and well-being of our local community. There are many volunteer opportunities available here at Martin County and we hope you will find one or many that interest you! 

Library Volunteer Opportunities

Library Volunteer Opportunities for Adults:

  • Shelving library materials
  • Repairing damaged materials
  • Digital idea lab assistant
  • Computer Class Instructor
  • Computer Coaching
  • Literacy Services
  • Homework Help
  • Library Docents
  • Assist in the Children's department
  • Bonnie's Bookstore
  • Friend's Book Depot in the B&A Flea market
  • Special Events and Programs

Library Volunteer Opportunities for Teens:

  • Shelving library materials
  • Adopt a shelf
  • Assist in Children's Department

Book Reviews for Teens: If you are a teenager interested in volunteer hours by submitting book reviews, please visit the Library's Teen Services page for more information.

Growth Management Volunteer Opportunities

Front Desk: Do you have a passion for providing customer service and volunteering? Why not volunteer with Martin County’s Growth Management department? Volunteers are needed for the front desk of our Growth Management department. This is a fast paced office setting which operates Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Volunteers are welcome to volunteer anytime during this timeframe and help with providing customer service and greeting customers. 

Catalog: Do you have extra time for volunteering? Do you enjoy being involved with books and cataloging? Why not volunteer with our Growth Management department? Specifically, volunteers are needed for cataloging the books in the Growth Management department. 

Parks and Recreation Volunteer Opportunities

Music at the Mansion Concert Series: The community concerts will be the first Sunday of each month from Sunday, December 2, 2018 through Sunday, May 5, 2019 from either 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., or 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Indian Riverside Park. The volunteer position consists in helping with setting up and breaking down for the event, face painting, assisting in our Marketing booth, help assist vendors at the event. 

Family Golf Day: The event will take place at our County Golf Course on Saturday, March 16, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The volunteer position consists in helping with golf games with families (putting contest, golf games, etc.), Assisting with our Marketing Booth, and help set up and breakdown the event. 

Women’s Golf Day: The event will take place at our County Golf Course on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 times TBD in the morning. The volunteer position consists in helping with golf games with the tournament (putting contest, golf games, etc.). Assisting with our marketing booth, and help set up and breakdown the event. 

World’s Largest Swimming Lesson: The event takes place at the Sailfish Splash Waterpark in Martin County on Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The volunteer position will assist with registration, providing families with goodie bags, and hand out certificates upon completion of the swim lesson. 

Family Fun Day: The event will take place at a county park on Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The volunteer position consists in helping with family games, registration table, marketing table, and help set up and breakdown event.

Fall Fest: The event will be on Friday, October 4, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at a county park. The volunteer positions consist in helping decorate the park in fall fun, assist with setting up and breaking down for the event, arts and crafts with children, field games, assisting with vendors, etc.

Senior Games: The event annually occurs during the last weekend in October through the first weekend in November. Various sports games from swimming, bowling, track and field, tennis, basketball, etc. take place throughout the county to help qualify for the State Senior Games. The volunteer position consists in helping out with a variety of sports in keeping score, timers for swimming, registration forms, helping with our vendor booths, and help set up and breakdown activities within each sport.

FPSA & FSHAA Swim Meets: The swim meets annually occur at the Sailfish Splash water park during the last weekend in September (FSPA) and second and third weekends in November (FSHAA). The volunteer position consists in helping with timing each swimmer, gate attendants, volunteer booth, hospitality room, parking detail, etc. 

Winter Fest: The event will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will be held at Indian Riverside Park. The volunteer positions consist in helping decorate the park in holiday cheer, assist with setting up and breaking down for the event, arts and crafts with children, field games, assisting with Santa Clause, etc.  

Parks Department: The parks department needs volunteers year-round to assist with clean-up of our county parks and beaches. Please inquire if interested in more details. You would be shadowing a lead parks attendant at local parks and assisting in a variety of duties from trash pickup to painting. 

Parks Department Office Assistant: The Parks and Recreation Administration office would need a volunteer to assist with answering phone calls from the public on a variety of topics. The volunteer would be trained and prepared for basic public questions or concerns. In addition, the volunteer may be asked to file paperwork, create spreadsheets, research programs and activities, and assist with other office-related duties as necessary.

County Attorney Volunteer Opportunities

The Martin County Attorney's Office has a volunteer position available to help maintain a comprehensive filing system including office correspondence, documents, reports and other materials. Additional duties include putting together case binders for active litigation and assisting office staff and attorneys with needs. Position may involve work with Microsoft Word; familiarity with the program is a plus. 

Schedule

Looking for a volunteer about two days a week for approximately 3 to 4 hours per day. Flexible on the time of day, between 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
 

How to Apply:

  • To apply for a Library volunteer position, please complete the "Library Volunteer Application."
  • To apply for all other (non-Library) volunteer opportunities, select "Martin County Volunteer Application."

Contact Us:

For any questions regarding volunteer opportunities, please select the "Contact Us" button to submit an inquiry.

Martin County is committed to ensuring accessibility of its website to people with disabilities. To report an ADA accessibility issue, request accessibility assistance regarding our website content, or to request a specific electronic format, please contact the County ADA Coordinator (772) 320-3131, Florida Relay 711, or complete our Accessibility Feedback Form. We will make reasonable efforts to accommodate all needs.

Back to top