TSFR Volunteer

Volunteer At The Smith Family Ranch

Community Connections Volunteer Teams

We Love Our Volunteers!

Community Connections volunteer teams are the backbone of the Community On Demand™ AgVentures Program. Their dedication and contributions enrich the educational experiences, strengthen community ties, and promote sustainability, all of which are integral to the ranch’s mission and success.

Provide valuable assistance in delivering educational programs that teach campers and visitors about agriculture, sustainability, and nature

Support for Education

Create engaging and interactive experiences for campers and visitors, making learning enjoyable and memorable

Enhancing Experiences

Build relationships with visitors, schools, and community groups, fostering a sense of belonging and support for the ranch’s mission

Community Engagement

Expand our resources and capabilities so that we can offer a wider range of activities and events, reach more individuals and have a more significant impact

Resource Expansion

Serve as positive role models by demonstrating the values of teamwork, responsibility, and community engagement and inspiring young minds to become responsible and informed citizens

Positive Role Models

Assist in habitat restoration projects and sustainable farming practices, contributing to the long-term health of the ranch’s ecosystems

Sustainability Practices


All over the country, educators, legislators and law enforcement officers are asking, “What are we to do with marginalized and alienated youth in urban areas?” Community On Demand is the answer!
Chike Akua, Ph.D., Author
“Education for Transformation: The Keys to Releasing the Genius of African American Students” Teacher Transformation Institute MyTeacherTransformation.com www.DrAkua.net

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at The Smith Family Ranch

The staff of The Smith Family Foundation & The NEXT Steps Youth Entrepreneur Program operate and maintain this 32-acre property as a 501c3 nonprofit organization and strategic partnership