Become a Volunteer

Contribute Your Time

Join the more than 1,500 volunteers who give back to Como.

To Volunteer, visit Como’s Volunteer Services Site to learn more about current campus needs and download an application:


Every year, Como Park Zoo and Conservatory benefits from the time and talents of more than 1,500 volunteers.

What's New

  • Cutting-Edge Care for Como’s Animals

    Como Friends make medical miracles possible at Como Zoo

  • Como Friends at 15

    The nonprofit fundraising force at Como celebrates a new milestone

  • Sparky at 60

    Minnesota’s favorite sea lion is still making a splash

  • Jewel of Como

    Celebrating a century at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory