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Volunteer at Danada

Our Volunteer Program

Our Forest Preserve District’s volunteer program  is designed to engage volunteers who are willing to donate their time, talents, and resources to support staff and programs in carrying out the mission, purpose, and guiding principles. The volunteer  program offers opportunities to assist and support staff across many diverse programs.

For more information about our volunteer programs, contact Volunteer Services at 630-933-7233 or

Volunteer at Danada Equestrian Center

Danada Equestrian Center’s volunteers assist staff by helping to care for horses and attending to daily feeding routines. Many horse-related learning opportunities — including exclusive lectures and demonstrations — are offered to volunteers.

The equestrian center is located at Danada Forest Preserve in Wheaton. 

Volunteer Positions

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