Community Partners – Parks and Recreation

Community Partners – Parks and Recreation

CTC Athletics Department

David Archer 770-975-4242
Provide athletic opportunities for Chattahoochee Technical College students interested in inter-collegic competition sports or intramural sports

Fair Oaks Recreation Center/Cobb Parks & Rec

1465 W. Booth Rd Ext Marietta GA 30008
Tiffani Ephrom (770) 528-4333
Classes & Camps available for volunteers to join and assist children of all ages. Two full size basketball courts, Multi-Purpose Room, In–ground Volleyball System, Vending Machine, Handicapped Accessible, Tables and Chairs, Assorted Athletic Equipment, Ice Machine, Public Address System, TV/VCR/DVD with stand.

Georgia Sports Foundation – Georgia Games

PO Box 2043, Kennesaw GA
Eric Pfeifer (770) 528-3581
Since 1990, volunteers have selflessly donated their spare time in order to make the Georgia Games the successful program that it is. While helping the Georgia Games achieve its mission of keeping Georgians physically active, volunteers have made great contributions to amateur sports and to the well-being of Georgians. Volunteers have had fun. Friendships and relationships have developed as a result of volunteering. You too can volunteer for the Georgia Games! The 2015 Georgia Games will be held in Atlanta. If you are interested in joining our team, fill out a volunteer form found online and send it in!

Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites

2 MLK Drive Suite 1352 East Atlanta GA 30334
Nyleta Wallace (770) 389-7278
Volunteers with Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites help to teach visitors the importance of our natural and cultural resources. Individuals, groups and families are welcome to volunteer with educational and recreational events at parks and historic sites throughout the state. Be sure to click on Volunteers to see a list of volunteer projects and to register to become a volunteer.

Paulding County Parks and Recreation

Mt. Tabor Park 1550 East Paulding Drive Dallas GA 30157
Tena Eddy 770-505-3885
The goal of the Paulding County Parks and Recreation Department is to provide quality programs and leisure services for all residents of the County. Programs ranging from youth and adult athletics, instructional and educational classes, and special event opportunities are available throughout the year for your enjoyment.

Special Olympics Georgia

4000 DeKalb Technology Parkway Suite 400 Building 400 Atlanta GA 30340
Stephen Sparks, 229-292-6955,
Special Olympics Georgia provides year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

YMCA-Northeast Cobb

3010 Johnson Ferry Road Marietta GA 30062
Volunteer Coordinator 678-569-9622
The YMCA offers many programs in addition to fitness and wellness opportunities to our community. Our mission is “To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

YMCA-Northwest Georgia

48 Henderson St. Marietta GA 30064
Meg Graham (770) 423-3564
The YWCA focuses on programs to reduce domestic violence and sexual assault and provide victims with hope and a renewed sense of purpose. Volunteers are needed for on-going opportunities, special projects, committees and/or internships. Volunteers can serve individually or in families or groups. Positions include: Hotline Volunteers, After School Tutors, Licensed Nutritionist, Hospital Accompaniment Volunteers and many more. Go to and click on ‘get involved’ to download a volunteer application.