Human Resources

Volunteering with the City of Kentwood 

Help with Parks and Recreation Events
The City of Kentwood frequently needs volunteers for various parks & recreation programs and special events. 

We are always looking for special event volunteers, whether it's the Kentwood Vibe Gala, 4th of July Celebration, Food Truck Festival or Tree Lighting Ceremony. Tasks and duties can include information guide, parking attendant or clean-up. 

For more information about volunteering opportunities, please contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 616.656.5270.

become a Police Department Volunteer
The Kentwood Police Department Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) program encourages and provides an opportunity for citizens to volunteer in a variety of different areas within our police department. Please visit their web page for more information Volunteers in Police Service

To see current opportunities to serve on a board or committee, please visit the Boards & Committees page.  

If you would like to be considered for any of these committees, please apply here