Ways to Volunteer

KIB relies on volunteers to help build community and transform public spaces. Indianapolis benefits from the tens of thousands of KIB volunteers each year, and our volunteers benefit too!

  • Volunteer Project Calendar

    We can’t keep Indy beautiful without your help—create a volunteer profile today; click here to get started!

    Even a few hours can make a big difference! We need you, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful relies on volunteers to help carry out its mission to engage diverse communities to create vibrant public places, helping people and nature thrive. In 2013, KIB utilized over 20,000 volunteers in cleaning up litter, building pocket parks, creating greenspaces, planting trees and flowers, and assisting with special projects.


  • Corporate Days of Service

    Thrive365 is KIB’s turn-key solution to your company’s employee and community engagement needs. We coordinate corporate days of service for your team year-round; your investment will directly return to you in increased employee satisfaction, productivity and engagement.


  • Why Volunteer

    Join a like-minded communityMeet new people of all ages and backgrounds who share a common vision for a safer, cleaner, more beautiful Indianapolis.

    Gain green expertiseAll volunteers receive instructions from our trained staff. As a result, our volunteers come away with useful information and hands-on experience that they can take back to their own homes and neighborhood projects.

    Make a visible impact Volunteers work all over the Indianapolis area transforming vacant lots into pocket parks, planting trees, and picking up litter. KIB provides the tools, so all you need to bring is your desire for community improvement!

  • KIB Ambassadors

    So you’ve got your hands dirty cleaning up our city and now you’re looking for a bigger commitment with KIB? Great! Click here to apply to become a KIB Ambassador today.

  • Internships

    Looking for a great opportunity to work at a dynamic nonprofit with a fun staff and get real-world experience at the same time? See our current openings for internships.