JHBG is a volunteer-run community nonprofit organization and there is no paid staff. Whether you are interested in writing an article for the newsletter (The Views from the Heights) or this website, planting flowers, helping to organize concerts in the neighborhood, working on beautification efforts, or any of the other various JHBG efforts, your help will be much appreciated.

No long-term commitment is needed. Just showing up at an event and connecting with neighbors may be all you have time for, and that’s fine. So join us to make a meaningful and rewarding contributions to Jackson Heights. Please e-mail us at info@JHBG.org if you are interested in volunteering to help organize any of our events or if you have ideas for additional community events.

Please check our volunteer opportunities below or use the form to contact us to volunteer in our neighborhood.

Jackson Heights Beautification Group
Att.: Volunteer
PO Box 720253
Jackson Heights, NY 11372




* Local Schools: we can offer volunteer work for credit—a good way to introduce kids and youth to making a difference in their neighborhood.


Packing the goodie bags for the Jackson Heights Halloween Parade

Packing the goodie bags for the Jackson Heights Halloween Parade


Helping Giving trees away


Working on the Composting Center


Building wooden Guards on 94Th Street

It's My Park Day

Summer Time, adding water to the Plants and trees


Planting Flowers on 34Th avenue


Working on 69Th Street and 37Th Avenue

Goodie bag give away 2

Helping with the Halloween Parade

It's My Park Day - Travers Park

Painting Benches in the Park

Drop-off location at Travers Park

Helping after Sandy Hurricane