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Van Cortlandt is your park and here we offer you a role in supporting it. When you make a membership donation to the Conservancy, your money goes towards outdoor cultural programming, green fields, and well-used trails through the forest.

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Benefit Events

Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy holds fundraising events to get us all closer to our hopes and dreams for Van Cortlandt Park.

Gala 2015

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Work together with The Conservancy and Parks Department staff to help restore Van Cortlandt Park's forests. Volunteer tasks include planting native species of trees, shrubs and herbaceous ground cover; removing invasive species that harm the local forest ecosystem; and other projects.

Click here to download an application. Please fill out and send it via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to:

Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy
1 Bronx River Parkway
Bronx, NY 10462

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Please email questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us at 718.430.4687.

Thank you for your interest in beautifying Van Cortlandt Park! 


The Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy recruits interns in its Operations and Events Department throughout the year. We seek intelligent, self–motivated candidates, who are good communicators, and serious workers.

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Tree & Bench Dedications

Many aspects of the park can bring back memories of a special time, place or person. Let someone special know how much you appreciate them and the park by making your gift in their name. We’ll let your friend, teacher, parent, coach, spouse, mentor or child know that you have honored them.  

Park Bench

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