Special Events & Group Projects

The City of Goodyear is looking for church groups, school groups (junior high, high school, and college), service organizations, and corporate groups, as well as individuals, interested in volunteering for special events and/or one-time group projects. Listed below are the City's upcoming special events and group project opportunities.

Please contact the Goodyear Volunteer Coordinator for more information at 623-882-7807 or by email



No special events requiring volunteers. 


A Tale of Two Cities Parade and Festival
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (7-10 volunteers)
Litchfield and Thomas Roads

A Tale of Two Cities Parade and Festival, a celebration of the various cultures in the cities of Goodyear and Avondale, is on Saturday, February 4, 2017.  7 to 10 volunteers are needed for the Staging area to direct people.

If you would like to volunteer, please contact Deanna Ortiz at 623-882-7531.

Heart & Sole Run/Walk Prep Work
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (10 volunteers)
Abrazo West Hospital

The Heart & Sole Run/Walk, one of the West Valley’s most popular events for people of all ages, is on Saturday, February 11, 2017.  In preparation for the Run/Walk, volunteers are needed to assist with bag stuffing at the Abrazo West Hospital - Administrative Offices (2nd floor) - 13677 W. McDowell Blvd., Goodyear on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 starting at 2:30 p.m.  

If you would like to volunteer, please contact Deanna Ortiz at 623-882-7531.


On-Going Group Projects

Group projects such as the following can generally be scheduled anytime during the year if there is a current need.

YANA (You Are Not Alone) Member Home Clean-up
(3-5 volunteers)
As needed

Pick-up and remove trash, trim weeds, help repair and beautify a YANA member's home in Goodyear. To volunteer your organization or as an individual, complete the YANA Member Home Clean-up Volunteer Registration Form. All volunteers are required to complete the waiver. The Parental/Guidance Consent Form needs to be completed for volunteers under 18 years old.