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.

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

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.

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.

Community Partners

Get connected with our community partners, including volunteer centres, volunteer recruitment sites and professional associations through Ci [...]

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.