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Miami-Dade County’s Park Conservation Corps members volunteer their time and expertise to help Miami-Dade Parks
Miami-Dade County’s Park Conservation Corps (PCC) is accepting applications for its volunteer team, now through Nov. 29, 2019. Adults, ages 21 and older, who are passionate about the environment, serving their community, and playing an active role in enhancing the future of our local parks system and the sustainability and resiliency of our community, are encouraged to apply.
Members of the Park Conservation Corps a signature volunteer group can participate in unique, educational park experiences and gain valuable skills for personal and professional enrichment.
Applicants selected this year will be part of the fourth PCC cohort and join other PCC alumni who are part of this service initiative, which was launched four years ago by the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department.
For more information, contact Miami-Dade Parks’ Community & Volunteer Engagement Unit at 305-755-7877, or visit www.iaminvolved.org.
PCC members represent a variety of professionals across business, government, education and the non-profit sector. They champion for parks, open spaces and the conservation of natural areas in our local community through volunteer service and advocacy, participating in volunteer projects in parks, learning the operation of our historic Miami-Dade Parks system and networking with like-minded professionals.
About Miami-Dade Parks
2019 marks the 90th anniversary of Miami-Dade Parks! Celebrate with us all year and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter or on our website for information on our year-long celebration and the latest news and updates from Miami-Dade Parks!
Miami-Dade Parks is the third largest county park system in the United States, consisting of 270 parks and 13,573 acres of land. It is one of the most unique park and recreation systems in the world and focused on Placemaking, Health and Fitness and Conservation and Stewardship. The non-profit Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade supports Miami-Dade Parks’ efforts to further develop Miami-Dade County’s world-class parks system for residents and visitors.