Community Programs

Get InvolvedVolunteers support the DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department in various ways – at special events, through clerical office work, with education programs, and with environmental projects. Volunteers add a new dimension, personality, and depth to our programs and allow us to provide many services to our community that would not take place without your help. Join us and get involved today!

Benefits of Volunteering
Volunteering benefits the city and the volunteers. As a city volunteer, you gain numerous benefits, such as:

  • Gain opportunities to fulfill curriculum requirements
  • Developing, maintaining, or perfecting skill sets 
  • Giving back to our community 
  • share experiences and build community engagement
  • Taking pride in our city 
Join Volunteer DeSoto
The purpose of the DeSoto Parks and Recreation’s Volunteer Program is to provide opportunities for citizens to get involved in their community and support our mission. Volunteers provide hours of invaluable assistance that contribute to the success of park and recreation programs.

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Join an Advisory Council or Board
Advisory Councils and Boards work to support the effective functioning of the beautification, park development, and generational components for the community. For more information about volunteering to be a board member, click the links below.

Become a Sponsor
The City of DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department has a unique opportunity for you and your business. By becoming a sponsor of one of the many events, parks or our recreation center, you can make a difference in the community! Plus, you'll enjoy and benefit from various incentives and sponsorship rewards.

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