Volunteer Engagement and Opportunities

Enhance Your Community

Chesterfield County recognizes the knowledge, talent and skills of our community and encourages citizens to contribute their time and talents by volunteering. Volunteering is a way to develop new skills, make professional contacts, socialize, have an impact on your community and make a difference. Volunteers contribute thousands of hours of services annually to Chesterfield County Government. Engaged citizens enhance our community!


  • Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older unless otherwise specified.
  • Reference checks are strongly suggested and should be conducted by the supervisor with a minimum of two professional/personal references.
  • Federal criminal background checks are conducted on all volunteers who will be providing services to juveniles.

County Volunteer Opportunities

Chesterfield County offers volunteer opportunities for residents to become involved and engage with local government. To learn about new volunteer opportunities as they are posted, subscribe to receive volunteer opportunities notifications.

In addition to the current positions listed below, there are also opportunities to join boards and commissions, citizen academies and the Revitalize Our Community Committee (ROCC).

If you are interested in volunteering for Chesterfield County Public Schools (CCPS), visit the CCPS Volunteer page for more information.

If you are a student and interested in an internship with Social Services, visit the Social Services Student Internship Program page.

  1. Adopt-A-Spot Volunteer

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  2. Lobby Navigator

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  3. Water Quality Monitor

    Environmental Engineering Read on...
  4. Central Library MakerSpace Volunteer

    Chesterfield County Public Library (CCPL) Read on...
  5. CER Receptionist and Office Worker

    Community Engagement and Resources (CER) Read on...
  6. Ettrick-Matoaca Library Volunteer

    Chesterfield County Public Library (CCPL) Read on...
  7. Meadowdale Library Chess Club Volunteer

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  8. North Courthouse Library Book Shelver

    Chesterfield County Public Library (CCPL) Read on...
  9. Officer of Election

    Chesterfield County Registrar Read on...
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Community Opportunities

Community partners and organizations offer volunteer opportunities for residents to share their skills and talents with the greater Chesterfield community.