Become a Foothills Volunteer!

We are grateful for each person that volunteers with us. And we want to know what matters to you so that we can plan events you will love. The Volunteer Application below is a chance for you to tell us about yourself and any special skills or interests you have. After you submit an application you will automatically receive monthly email updates about new volunteer opportunities.


Sign Up for Events!

All events are open to the public. There are no required skills, we will teach you what you don’t know.
Safety equipment and tools will be provided. And we always have light refreshments & snacks.


9.13 Invasive Species Removal

Join the battle against Chinese privet! Help us restore this special stream side habitat to it’s native state. We will be using small amounts of herbicide. Tools are provided.
Date: Friday 9.13.19
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Place: Riverbend Preserve, Mill Spring, NC
RSVP: OR 828-437-9930

9.19 Adopt-A-Highway Clean Up

Help keep litter off our roads and out of our waterways. Vests & trashbags provided. Stay after and treat yourself to a cold one (or two) at Fonta Flora Brewery!
Date: Thursday 9.19.19
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Place: 6751 NC-126, Nebo, NC 28761
RSVP: OR 828-437-9930

9.26 Rock Creek Trail Work Day

We will be finishing a set of steps, installing access gates, & doing lots of digging! Open to people of all skill levels. Safety equipment & tools provided.
Date: Thursday 9.26.19
Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Place: Connelly Springs, NC 28612
RSVP: OR 828-437-9930

Special Thanks to our Volunteer Program Sponsors:

Extreme Terrain Clean Trail Project