Organization Profile

Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department

Miami-Dade County Parks is the third largest county park system in the United States, consisting of over 270 parks, 13,564 acres of land and 15 miles of beaches. The Parks Leadership and Community Engagement Program (otherwise known as the PLACE Program) is the department's robust volunteer engagement platform designed to facilitate community service opportunities across Miami-Dade County Parks. The PLACE Program has four distinct volunteer offerings for individuals and groups of all sizes, which include: Individual Park Site Volunteer Placements, Participation in the Park Conservation Corps Volunteer Team, Adopt-A-Park/Group Volunteering Options, and Family-friendly Park Service Events. For more information, visit

Civic & Community, Environment, Sports & Recreation
Low-Income Communities, Persons with Disabilities, Visitors & Travelers
Miami, FL, 33128