Interested in Volunteering at RNC?

Chesterfield county provides a variety of volunteer opportunities.  Each year volunteers and community groups donate their time and talents to County departments.

Volunteers in Chesterfield County partner with county staff to enhance and enrich the quality of life in our community.

Volunteers become an integral part of our staff as they assist in the delivery of vital services and programs to our residents and community.

The Rockwood nature Center is currently looking for summer camp volunteers, animal care team memebers, and nature center staffing help.  Please visit the county volunteer website to apply - .

Give a Donation
Rockwood Nature Center is always in need of supplies to care for the animals. If you would like to donate any of the following items please drop them off Friday, Saturday or Sunday between 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm.

Items needed include:
  • Wild Bird Food
  • Frozen Fruit (strawberries, blueberries, etc.)
  • Frozen Vegetables (peas, carrots, etc.)
  • Dried or Live Crickets
  • Live Night Crawlers
  • Live Meal Worms
  • Live Red Wigglers
  • Pet Smart/Petco gift cards (used to buy feeder fish, crickets, frozen mice, filters, etc.)
  • Paper towels
  • Cleaning Products