Meet new people, explore Baltimore, and lend a helping hand as a Blue Water Baltimore volunteer!

Blue Water Baltimore volunteers help out year-round. One-time and recurring volunteer opportunities are available. You can help plant and prune trees, clean up trash from our streets and streams, make storm drain art, lend a hand at our Herring Run Nursery, or help out staff at our main office


Individual Volunteers

View our events calendar to explore upcoming volunteer days and register.

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Volunteer Groups

We’d love to host your school, business, faith group, or neighborhood. We are currently scheduling tree planting events only for the remainder of the year and all of our dates are posted already.

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Please reach out to Leanna Powell, [email protected], and include:

  • Your preferred date (see the calendar above)
  • The estimated size of your group
  • Your event sponsorship budget if available

If you would like to discuss sponsorship and associated stream clean-ups, canoe & scoop paddles, storm drain art workshops, pruning, or options in 2022, please contact Leanna Powell, [email protected]ore.org.


Blue Water Baltimore is committed to accessibility. We encourage all people to participate in our programs and activities.

If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation to fully serve as a Blue Water Baltimore volunteer, please contact us at volunteer [at] bluewaterbaltimore.org or call (410) 254-1577 x103.