Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities with specific dates are listed on our Calendar of Events. Visit it to learn upcoming ways that you can get involved and make a difference.

Earth Day Independent Cleanups
Dates: Saturday, April 17, 2021 through Sunday, April 25, 2021
To celebrate Earth Day, Heritage Conservancy, The Nature Conservancy, and DCNR are partnering to invite you to gather your own “quaran-team” and conduct an independent cleanup. Organize a small group of your choice and pick-up trash on any date between April 17, 2021 and April 25, 2021. You may select a location close to your home/office or pick one of our suggested properties and receive a map with property details. ***All participants must comply with CDC, state, and local COVID-19 procedures designed to reduce the spread of COVID-19 including, but not limited, wearing a face mask, practicing social distancing, and following proper hand hygiene protocols.
Registration: Pre-registration is required. To register your team, contact Liz Barmach at ebarmach@heritageconservancy.org or 215-345-7020 ext. 105.

For all opportunities, register with Liz at 215-345-7020 ext. 105 or ebarmach@heritageconservancy.org.

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Lower Bucks Environmental Stewardship Team (LBEST)
Do you live in lower Bucks County and want to be more involved? Do you have a passion for making your community safe and beautiful? Consider joining the Lower Bucks Environmental Stewardship Team (LBEST)! Currently working at Bristol Marsh and Croydon Woods, this group of volunteers will serve as the eyes and ears of the properties and play an important role in Heritage Conservancy’s work in the region. We are looking for local community members who want to make a lasting impact in the community. LBEST will meet regularly to help plan and promote community events and engagement on the properties.
When: Varies
Where: Bristol Marsh Nature Preserve (Bristol, PA) and Croydon Woods Nature Preserve (Croydon, PA)

Conservation Stewardship Days
If you love the outdoors and want to help improve the environment, then this volunteer opportunity is for you! Join our stewardship staff on one of our properties to help on various projects. Projects may include invasive species removal, trail clearing, posting boundary signs, picking up trash, improving wildlife habitat and other property stewardship work. Gain valuable hands-on property management skills and help improve the habitat.
Requirements: Must have own safety equipment (work gloves, ear plugs, safety glasses). Ability to bend, lift potentially heavy items and walk on uneven terrain.
Twice Weekly – usually Wednesdays and Fridays (weather dependent and no holidays) Spring/Summer Hours 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM Fall/Winter Hours 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Varied projects and properties throughout Bucks County

Volunteer Educators
Would you like to help Heritage Conservancy staff provide educational programming to Bucks County students? Opportunities vary, including exciting environmental and historic programs.
Where: Various Locations
When: Varied

Aldie Mansion Green Thumb Garden Group
This group will assist with weeding, watering, planting and other beautification projects from spring through early fall here at Aldie Mansion. Knowledge of weeds and garden plants a plus!
Where: Aldie Mansion, 85 Old Dublin Pike, Doylestown, PA 18901
Date: Tuesday thru Thursday
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM * days and times as fits your schedule

Aldie Mansion Maintenance Days
Once cold weather hits, we will use the winter months and early spring to tackle maintenance projects and cleaning around the mansion as well as on the grounds. Volunteers are needed to help on scheduled project days. Sign up to have your name added to the list of volunteers interested in helping on these workdays.
Where: Aldie Mansion, 85 Old Dublin Pike, Doylestown, PA 18901
When: Varies, usually Mondays or Thursdays; varies, usually 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

If interested in any of these opportunities, please contact Liz Barmach ebarmach@heritageconservancy.org or 215-345-7020 ext. 105.