Virginia Zoo

For prospective volunteers:

We appreciate your interest in volunteering with us!

Zoo Crew applicants can see a list of potential volunteer positions below. You can select the position(s) you are interested in on your application. Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. Once your application has been reviewed, you will be contacted about the next steps in the process.

If you have any additional questions, please contact us.

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Volunteer Department

Virginia Zoo

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Mission Statement

Virginia Zoo's Mission:

The Virginia Zoological Park is committed to saving and protecting the world’s wildlife by inspiring a passion for nature and taking conservation action at home and around the world.

Virginia Zoo Volunteer Department Mission:

The Virginia Zoo Volunteer Department helps connect the zoo to the local community and provides resources necessary to the zoo to achieve its mission of saving and protecting the world’s wildlife.