Group Volunteer Opportunities

Group & Family Volunteer Opportunities

Get Your Group Involved

Group Volunteers

A group of Zoo volunteers from Emerging Leaders poses for a fun photo after cleaning up the Hillsborough river

Is your organization looking for a wildly-fun way to get involved with the Tampa community? Consider volunteering with ZooTampa! Our volunteer department will work with your organization to select a project that benefits your team, as well as our own. Volunteer opportunities at the Zoo could include clean-ups, painting, landscaping, earth moving, or other projects.

If you're interested in volunteering at the Zoo with your group, please complete the interest form below. You'll be contacted to schedule your volunteer service if a project aligns with your availability. Opportunities are limited and are based on available projects.

If you're interested in volunteering at the Zoo with your group, please complete the interest form to the right. You'll be contacted to schedule your volunteer service if a project aligns with your availability. Opportunities are limited and are based on available projects.

River Clean-Up

Volunteers clean up the Hillsborough River from their kayak

Looking for a way to get outside and help the environment? Get involved with your Tampa Bay community by making our local ecosystem a cleaner, safer place, all while helping to conserve and protect Florida wildlife. Our ZooTampa Volunteer Team holds river clean-up events with volunteer groups periodically throughout the year.

Program Requirements
  • Volunteers of all ages are welcome, however, volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • One adult must be present for every 5 youth in a group or family.

Join our River Clean-Up notification list

If you would like to be notified when our next clean-up event is scheduled, please complete the interest form to the right.

If you would like to be notified when our next clean-up event is scheduled, please complete the interest form below.

Interested in volunteering?

Tell us about your group, and we'll let you know if there’s a project we could use your help on!

Questions about volunteering at ZooTampa?

Contact the Volunteer Team