Upcoming Volunteer Days


Join us in the Park

9am – 1pm

Monday, October 10th

Saturday, November 12th

Sunday, November 20th

Saturday, December 10th

RSVP: Please email Info@dopark.org to register.

Meet: at the top of Lovers’ Lane, approximately 3060 R Street NW (directions).

Bring: Yourself, friends, and a water bottle.

Wear: Please dress for the weather and wear layers, including long pants, long sleeve shirt, socks and closed-toe shoes.

We will supply: Gloves, tools, and training.

Cancellation Policy: Heavy rains or heat advisories will cause the cancellation of a volunteer day. Notices will be emailed and posted to Facebook by 8:00 am on the day of.

Safety: All in-person volunteer events will be held with Covid safety practices in place.

To be alerted to upcoming volunteer projects and special events, please join our mailing list by sending an email to info@dopark.org  – Subject line: Join!

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Community  and Corporate Groups
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity for your school, church, corporate, or nonprofit team? Groups can join our pre-scheduled volunteer days, or contact us to explore a custom weekday service event for your group: info@dopark.org

Ecological/Historical Studies
Dumbarton Oaks Park is a vibrant, urban park with remnants of oak and beech forest. It is also a prime example of the effects of stormwater runoff and invasive plants. The Conservancy will work with you to facilitate your research and study ideas.

Plant Inventory
We are looking for volunteers to help identify and inventory existing plants in the Park – a critical step toward developing a sustainable restoration plan.

For more information about volunteering in other capacities, contact us at info@dopark.org.
Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy is pleased to announce its recognition by the Catalogue for Philanthropy as “one of the best nonprofits in the region” for 2020-2021.


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