Spring Teen Volunteer Program

2020 Spring Teen Volunteer

This program is for tweens/teens who are interested in volunteering to work with youth at ARPD Parks and Playgrounds or RAP Programs during the Spring Session. The Teen Volunteer Program is a great opportunity to gain valuable job experience and satisfy school community service requirements.


How Do I Register?

Submit your completed application with $50 payment to:  Alameda Recreation and Park Department, 2226 Santa Clara Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501 no later than Thursday, March 12, 2020


For questions or more information, please have your teen call Shawn Smith, Recreation Supervisor I, at (510) 747-7555 or email him at sdsmith@alamedaca.gov


Download Teen Volunteer Application Form.  Complete and submit your application form along with your $50 fee to ARPD no later than Thursday, March 12, 2020.  Please note that your payment will be charged upon acceptance into Volunteer Program.

All applicants must participate in a group interview scheduled for:

  • Monday, March 16, 2020
  • 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Alameda Recreation and Park Main Office

Teens will not receive a confirmation or reminder for the interview.  Interviews do not guarantee acceptance into the Teen Volunteer Program.  It is the Tween/Teen's responsibility to show up to the interview and to show up on time.

Upon selection, all volunteers must attend a Mandatory Training on:

  • Thursday, March 19, 2020
  • 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Alameda Recreation and Park Department Main Office