Volunteer Opportunities

The spirit of volunteerism is alive and well in the City of Ferguson. Many of the events that take place in the city would not be possible without the assistance of countless volunteers. Below you will find a list of community organizations with contact information. It is easy to get hooked on volunteering; give one of these opportunities a try.

Ferguson Farmers Market

Join the Ferguson Farmers Market and help with setup and cleanup after weekly markets during the summer and monthly markets during the winter. Contact Marveena Miller at 314-324-4298.

Ferguson Volunteer Flower Department

The Ferguson Volunteer Flower Department offers beautification projects throughout the city. Contact Kathy Noelker at

Fourth of July Festival Committee

The Ferguson Fourth of July Festival Committee works throughout the year to plan and fundraise for the City's annual Fourth of July Festival. Contact ChrisShanahan, 314-422-8550

Ferguson Twilight Run

Assist the Ferguson Twilight Run with planning the race, and help during and after the race. Email the race director for assistance opportunities.

Ferguson Youth Initiative

Help the Ferguson Youth Initiative with assisting youth in the Ferguson community, and with special events including Spot 394. Email the Ferguson Youth Initiative for volunteer information.

Emerson Family YMCA

View the Emerson Family YMCA website for volunteer opportunities or call Phedra Nelson at 314-521-1822, ext 32.

Ferguson Neighborhood League

Contact Donald Stevens at 314-561-0379 for more information.

EarthDance Farms

EarthDance Farms is a nonprofit organization that operates the oldest organic farm in Missouri. Call 314-521-1006 or email EarthDance Farms for more information.