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Image of Volunteers take a break while working at PPA's headquarters at Bishops Farmstead.Volunteers take a break while working at PPA's headquarters at Bishops Farmstead. © PPA
  • Pinelands Watch Network: We mail alerts on issues as they arise and provide suggested actions, such as contacting government officials, that will support our efforts on each issue.

  • Office Projects: Volunteers help with activities such as mailings, data entry and research.

  • Farmstead Projects: Volunteers help staff with a variety of tasks around the Farmstead. These tasks usually require physical effort and/or specialized skills.

  • Pinelands Visitors Center: Volunteers help man the Visitors Center, show visitors the Farmstead, and sell merchandise on weekends and for events. Requires completion of training program.

  • Fairs and Festivals: Volunteers man the PPA table at the fairs and festivals where we go to meet people, distribute literature, answer questions, and sell merchandise. Requires completion of training program.

  • Gardens: The volunteer Garden Committee works with staff to plan, plant and manage our native landscaping, historic and other garden beds.

  • Speakers Bureau: Volunteers represent PPA in giving talks or showing films to a variety of community groups. Requires completion of training program.

  • Issues, Advisory and Education Committees:Volunteers with knowledge and experience in these fields participate with Trustees and staff on the Issues, Advisory and Education Committees, which are standing committees of the Board of Directors.

  • Work Days in the Pines: Volunteers represent PPA and help with clean ups, trail work and other outdoor projects in the Pinelands National Reserve. Volunteers must be prepared to get dirty, work hard and have fun. Volunteers should contact Jason Howell, Stewardship Coordinator at 609-425-6481 or email

Click here for a list of 2017 Work Days in the Pinelands.

For more information about all other volunteering, please contact Mike Pippin at 609 859-8860 x15 or by email at

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