With 46 acres of woodlands, trails, gardens, historic buildings, classes, events, collections of artifacts and oral histories, fundraising needs, etc. – the list of volunteer options is almost endless. But here are some areas where help is needed.
- Trail building and maintenance
- Nature & heritage education
- Garden upkeep
- General “handyman” work
- Experienced carpenters, electricians, plumbers, painters, engineers, architects, landscapers
- Fundraising ideas and events
- Greeters & docents
- Grant writing
- Marketing, graphic design & printing services
- Technical /computer assistance
- Special events and festivals organization and staffing
- Preservation and cataloging of historical items
- Oral history project
- Musicians, artists, and storytellers
- Office tasks
- “Grunt workers” of all ages
Consider providing time as a Volunteer. The time spent will provide vital support to on-going operations while leaving you with the great feeling achieved from being a meaningful part of the community and its environmental and historic preservation.
To sign up please create an account and complete the:
Special Thanks to the National Charity League
The National Charity League supports Autrey Mill at every event, every other program and throughout the summer at Summer Camp. Recently they came to help set up for Spooky Mill!
JCHS Gladiator Football Team Gives Back
The Johns Creek High School Football Team, led by Head Coach Matt Kemper, and many of their parents took time off on Saturday, October 1st to give back to the community through a day of service at Autrey Mill Nature Preserve & Heritage Center. The Gladiators and their parents cleared trails, did general maintenance of the Heritage Center buildings, extracted invasive species, and set up Halloween decorations for the annual Spooky Mill fall events.
Let’s Make History Together – Become a Docent!
We’re looking for volunteers to help with our heritage programs, tours of our historic buildings, care of collections and research. The schedule is flexible and training is provided. And you get to work with great people! If you are interested in becoming a docent, please email us.
If you have local history to share, contact our collections and exhibit manager.
Community Service Volunteers
We’re are happy to have the help of court mandated Community Service Volunteers. We only accept non-violent offenders. Hours are only offered after reviewing your application. Community Service work includes cleaning, trail care, gardening, and more.
If you are in need of Community Service Hours please complete the application:
Volunteer Partner Organizations
Mackelfresh and Associates Volunteer to help set-up for Scout Day
Special thanks to Mackelfresh and Associates for their help and support. Recently they came to help with set up for Scout day, one of our largest events of the year. MacKelfresh & Associates is pleased to be able to make a meaningful contribution to the cause. Autrey Mill is an organization that resonates with our group. Many of us are residents of the Johns Creek area AND preservation of such natural spaces in our expanding urban setting is of value to all. To learn more about them at: Mackelfresh & Associates