Volunteering

Participate & Get Involved in Your Community

Volunteering is about commitment and caring. Help people and work together with others who share goals with you. You can make a difference in the life of your community and in your own. Read your message from Mayor Dianne Watts and see how you can make a difference.

Check out the City's Sustainability Dashboard to see the difference that over 3000 volunteers are currently making.

The Surrey Community Summit Planning Committee City is asking for your help in shaping Surrey’s second Community Summit taking place on May 9th, 2015. Help the planning process by visiting to the following link and completing the short survey to provide feedback on possible workshop and dialogue topics. Please complete the survey by October 24th. The survey and more information about the Summit is available at :

www.surrey.ca/communitysummit

Our Vision

To build a healthy, cohesive community through the widespread involvement of diverse volunteers within Surrey’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Department.

Our Mission

We will achieve excellence in volunteer management and foster the personal growth and skill development of our volunteers by:

  • Maintaining a professional code of ethics and standards of practice in the administration of volunteer resources.
  • Attracting and embracing diverse populations to create a community where all are welcome.
  • Collaborating with internal staff, community agencies, provincial bodies and national organizations.
  • Advocating the role and value of volunteerism in Surrey.
  • Supporting, recognizing, and rewarding volunteers and their achievements.

Contact Us

Visit us at our office in City Hall at 13450 104 Avenue
Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm 
volunteer@surrey.ca
Phone: 604-598-5863 | Fax: 604-502-6315

Three volunteers from Surrey's 2010 Olympic celebrations.

New Volunteers

Get details on how to start as a new volunteer with the City of Surrey.

Volunteers wearing volunteer tshirts at an event.

Registered Volunteers

Keep up to date on volunteer news and see the training and benefits you can get as a volunteer in the City of Surrey.

Fusion Festival volunteers at a table

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about the various volunteer programs within Surrey Parks, Recreation & Culture and which ones are currently recruiting.

Volunteer Stories

Volunteer Stories

Hear how our City of Surrey volunteers inspire us each and every day.

Fusion Festival volunteers at a table

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about the various volunteer programs within Surrey Parks, Recreation & Culture and which ones are currently recruiting.