Make a Difference -- Volunteer

The City of Mason City encourages citizens of all ages to get involved and participate in the development and enhancement of the community in which you live and work. By choosing to volunteer, you will have the opportunity to strengthen the Mason City community through service to others. With the broad array of opportunities and the fact that new volunteer opportunities are developed continually throughout the year, there is sure to be something that will fit your schedule and meet your interests.


Volunteers . . .

Making a contribution

Making a difference

Making Mason City "Sparkle."


Choose from long-term or done-in-a-day projects. Earn volunteer credits for school recognition,scholarship applications or scouting awards. Retired individuals often find volunteering a refreshing welcome after years of dedication in the workforce. Make volunteering a family affair.

Here's How You Can Help-

*Encourage members of your faith community, your school, or your service club to volunteer.

*Volunteer individually, with family, friends or co-workers.

*Talk to neighbors about how you can work together on improvement projects within your 


*Promote your business through corporate volunteerism.

Why Volunteer?

*Volunteering is good for your mind and body.
*Helps you make new friends, increases your social and relationship skills.
*Provides the opportunity to explore new things and expand your passion.
*Keeps you active, up and moving, and increases your self-esteem.
*Teaches new skills and provides new and different experiences.
*Volunteering can be lots of fun!!!

Do you have an idea of how volunteers may be able to assist in a project to enhance City property? Call us. Your idea could become a reality.