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Thank you for your interest in becoming a Thanksgiving Point Volunteer! Volunteering is a fun and rewarding way to be involved and engaged with your community. You’ll have a great time serving others and learning more about the world around you. Volunteers play an integral part at Thanksgiving Point. We offer different types of volunteer opportunities for all kinds of people all over Thanksgiving Point. As a volunteer you will have the opportunity to earn different incentives such as discounts, tickets, special activities, and more!

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Thanksgiving Point volunteers (18+) have the opportunity to volunteer in many different areas across property.  Choose one area or try them all! For more information email

Ashton Gardens  – Whether you are a novice gardener, a master gardener, or someone who wants to learn – come join us in the garden!

Educational Programs – Come support our Education Department as they offer our guests transformative learning experiences at the different venues.

Signature Experiences – Join our Signature Experiences team as they manage activities and educational opportunities related to the many events here at Thanksgiving Point.

Volunteer Administrative Programs – Share your office skills to help keep our programs up and running.

Development and Fundraising – Work closely with our Development & Fundraising Team to create partnerships and work on our annual gala and golf tournament.

More Volunteer Opportunities


The mission of Thanksgiving Point is to provide transformative family learning. Educational advancement through internships is one of these opportunities. Thanksgiving Point is home to the Museum of Ancient Life, the 55-acre Ashton Gardens, an actual working Farm Country, and the family science Museum of Natural Curiosity. We also host educational classes that range from culinary arts, to horticultural design and agriculture, to science and business.

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Group Volunteers

Whether you are looking for a team building opportunity or just want to serve we would love to help create the perfect volunteer opportunity for your group.  This could be a one time service opportunity for your office, church, youth, or family group. Please fill out our group volunteer request form. We have projects ranging from painting fences to planting tulips!

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