Although the design and construction of the future McIntire Botanical Garden are pending, we welcome your involvement and assistance now to help move this wonderful project forward.

Don’t see something that fits your interests or experience but you still want to help? Contact Volcoord@mcintirebotanicalgarden.org with your interests and we’ll be sure to contact you with future opportunities.

Ready to become a volunteer?
Click here to submit an application online and we will be in touch!


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Already a volunteer? Log in to your profile, log your hours, and sign up for upcoming volunteer events. If this is your first time using the volunteer portal, you will need to click on “need a password“. Passwords must be at least 6 characters, contain a combination of both letters and numbers, and must contain both lower case and upper case letters.

Volunteer Opportunities

Outreach Ambassadors

Periodically staff the MBG table at local events and venues to create awareness about and support of the garden project by talking it up, disseminating literature, encouraging sign-ups for newsletters and donations to help build the garden, and reporting back results. Some set-up and take-down duties. Occasional weekends required. Must be reliable, outgoing and friendly, and have your own transportation. To apply please complete the Volunteer Application Form.

Speakers Bureau Coordinator

Schedule MBG presentations with area organizations and businesses, coordinate with trained speakers, perform follow-up, track and report results. Involves phone calling, emailing, and computer work. To apply please complete the Volunteer Application Form.

Finance Committee Member

Serve on our Finance Committee and assist our Board’s Treasurer in developing relationships with the banking, insurance, investment, and accounting professional communities in the greater Charlottesville area. Merge your business skills and experience with an appreciation for beautiful horticulture and see McIntire Botanical Garden flourish! To apply please complete the Volunteer Application. Form.