Get Involved as a Volunteer

Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary is a volunteer-run group that always welcomes new community minded individuals. From gardeners to docents, volunteers are at the core of our mission of preserving Cranbrook House & Gardens, a National Historic Landmark. Please let us know how you would like to get involved with our non-profit organization!

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Cranbrook House docent
  • Thistle Gift Shop ambassador
  • Education
  • Gardener
  • Gatehouse Welcome Center ambassador
  • Greenhouse 
  • Fundraiser
  • Historian
  • Holiday Splendor
  • Membership recruiter
  • Native Plant rescue
  • Orchids
  • Sculpture maintenance
  • Special event planner
  • Special event greeter, check-in and other as determined by each event

Butterfly Hill - Nearly 2,000 Daffodils Planted! 10.17.15

Volunteer Commitments
How much time you volunteer is completely up to you, your schedule and desires. Last year, our members volunteered between one hour and 1,000 hours! We are fortunate to have such a devoted, active volunteer base and sincerely appreciate any time and energy that you are able to spend with us. 

Volunteer Requirements

Please visit our Membership page or contact us for more information on volunteering or membership.

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"A tiny seed may produce a fine, beautiful, and useful plant."
- George Booth, Cranbrook Founder