Are you interested in serving your community? The Town of Leland offers a variety of volunteer opportunities throughout the year. Please review the opportunities below and complete the Volunteer Interest Form at the bottom of this page to get started.

Sign up for our monthly volunteer newsletter to stay up-to-date on new volunteer opportunities!

The Town of Leland hosts several fun and exciting events throughout the year in Town parks and facilities including the Leland Cultural Arts Center. Volunteers are used in many capacities including setup, parking, greeters, hands-on activities, and more.

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Volunteer: Live at the Center

Volunteer: Cinema Series and Matinee Series

Volunteer: Youth Arts Day

Volunteer: Plant Giveaway

Volunteer: Tree Giveaway

Volunteer: Spring Art Market

The Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources Department offers programs for all ages throughout the year. Volunteers may assist with regularly scheduled or special one-time workshops for youth through adults in a variety of program areas.

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Little Learners


Help keep Leland beautiful! Volunteers are needed for scheduled cleanups of Leland’s parks and waterways. Learn more about stormwater outreach and events

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Volunteer: Green Sweeps

Volunteer: Storm Drain Marking

The Town of Leland relies heavily on community-minded citizens to get involved with their local government and serve on one of the Town’s Advisory Boards. Learn more about the Town's Boards and Committees and how you can get involved

Leland Fire/Rescue will begin its Volunteer Sponsorship Program in July 2022. We will serve as the sponsoring department for individuals desiring to go through the Fire Academy at Cape Fear Community College. Learn more about the Volunteer Sponsorship Program

You can also volunteer as part of Leland Fire/Rescue's Community Risk Reduction and Education Division (C.R.R.E.D.). Learn more about C.R.R.E.D. and sign up to volunteer.

We have volunteers who assist with the Are You Okay program and other community resource programs, as well as with former police investigators working our cold cases. We also have interns to assist with the updating and management of new record-keeping systems and protocols within our department. Learn more about how you can volunteer with the Leland Police Department.

The Town of Leland supports community engagement by helping facilitate the work of local and area nonprofit organizations through the Services Coordinating Council. A list of nonprofit organizations that serve Leland is below.

If your organization serves Leland and you'd like to add it to our list, please contact Community Enrichment Director Wyatt Richardson.