City of Fort Collins Engage

Welcome to Engage!  Engage helps you manage your involvement, either as a participant or volunteer, sponsored by the FC Volunteer Program. Browse the calendar, edit your profile, and get involved!

Volunteers are critical to the mission of the Gardens on Spring Creek to improve lives and foster environmental stewardship through horticulture. The Gardens relies on more than 10,000 volunteer hours donated by volunteers annually.

Upcoming Activities   Calendar

Project Hort Interviews Profile Photo Volunteer Project Hort Interviews
  Tue 03/14, Wed 03/15, Fri 03/17, Mon 03/20, Sat 03/25 |   03:00 PM | Gardens on Spring Creek

Thanks for applying to Project Hort! Please select the interview time slot that works best for you. If none of the available interview time slots fit with your schedule, please reach out to Ashley Krueger at to schedule an alter...

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School Program Volunteer Training Profile Photo Volunteer School Program Volunteer Training
  Friday, 24 March 2023 |   09:00 AM | Gardens on Spring Creek

Interested in inspiring and fostering a love of horticulture in the next generation? Come learn what the Gardens on Spring Creek is doing with northern Colorado students and learn how you can volunteer with our school programs. Participants will e...

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Gardens on Spring Creek Volunteer Orientation Profile Photo Volunteer Gardens on Spring Creek Volunteer Orientation
  Fri 03/31, Sun 04/02, Thu 04/20 |   09:30 AM | Gardens on Spring Creek |  Registration Required

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at the Gardens on Spring Creek. This required orientation will give you an overview of The Gardens and the opportunities we have available. Please select one of the available dates. To regist...

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Accepting Applications for the following Volunteer Types:

The Gardens on Spring Creek Volunteer Program aims to enrich lives of volunteers and community members through our beautiful, curated gardens and outstanding education programs and events; create a financially sustainable workforce; and educate volunteers and guests about environmental stewardship through gardening. 

Requirements for joining our Gardens Volunteer Program:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age. Volunteers ages 14 - 17 can join us as a teen volunteer.
  • Submit an application.
  • Complete a background check.  Only required for opportunities working with at-risk populations such as children or elderly and / or with sensitive information.
  • Attend an onsite volunteer orientation.
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