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.
Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities
Do you enjoy teaching? Are you passionate about caring for the environment? Come join a dedicated group of volunteers here at Heritage Conservancy who enjoy teaching Bucks County Students about the environment and how to protect it. We are looking for help to implement both in-person programs, as well as virtual programs.
Where: Various Locations
Aldie Mansion Green Thumb Garden Group
Do you have a green thumb? Do you love plant management and working in beautiful gardens? Join other garden enthusiasts in Heritage Conservancy’s Green Thumb Garden group who help maintain the gardens and grounds at Historic Aldie Mansion in Doylestown! The Green Thumb Garden Group assists with weeding, watering, planting and other beautification projects from spring through late fall. General gardening knowledge is a plus, but our staff will introduce you to everything you need to know. This volunteer position is ideally suited to amateur gardeners looking to expand their skills and college students in horticultural programs looking to gain practical experience
Where: Aldie Mansion, 85 Old Dublin Pike, Doylestown, PA 18901
When: Tuesday through Thursday. Flexible hours between 9:00AM and 3:00PM
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.
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.
When: 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
If interested in any of these opportunities, please contact Melissa Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-345-7020 ext. 120.