Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers from Castaway Anglers Club in Ruskin, FL helping to prepare for day of youth kayaking

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer at the Suncoast Youth Conservation Center? Please check all areas of interest and click the “submit” button. Note: volunteers who work directly with or around youth more than 10 hours a month will be asked to complete a background check.

    Program Preparation – Assist with setting up or completing prep work required for various student educational programs.

    Education/Outreach – Work with students and our community to educate them about the wonders of Tampa Bay and Florida’s natural ecosystems through hands-on activities while spreading the SYCC mission. *Note will require a background check.

    Greeter/Open Hours – Welcome visitors, staff building and display areas and share information about the SYCC, it’s trails, displays, wildlife and programs-with others.

    Habitat Enhancement/Maintenance – Assist with maintenance of land-based trails, facilities and roadways throughout the Florida Conservation and Technology Center property.

    Office/Administration – Assist with office tasks such as copying, filing, setting up phone trees, logging volunteer hours, etc.

    Outreach – Staff educational booths at community events and share the FYCCN Suncoast mission with others. Encourage youth and adults to learn about Florida’s natural resources through hands-on activities.

    Please print, fill out and return the following volunteer forms to the SYCC:

    Have other questions? Contact us!

    Suncoast Youth Conservation Center
    6650 Dickman Rd. | Apollo Beach, FL 33572
    (813) 922-7961 | suncoast@myfwc.com
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