Thank you for your interest in volunteering at East End & Evergreen Cemeteries

Your time and passion are valuable to us and there are many ways to help out at the cemeteries. We welcome veterans, large groups, supervised children, and more to volunteer.

Remote Volunteer Opportunities

We have three exciting remote volunteering opportunities to assist with much-needed research at East End & Evergreen Cemeteries. Your service helps end the cycle of neglect at the two cemeteries and preserve Richmond’s African American history. Please follow the links to register for each one: Biography Writer, Cemetery Research, Record Transcription.

Volunteer Saturdays

Enrichmond hosts volunteer clean-ups every Saturday morning at Evergreen & East End between 9:00am - 12:00pm, spring through late fall.
Please sign up on HandsOn Greater Richmond!

Grave Recording - Suspended

Interested in helping with the important task of recording gravesites at the cemetery? Please sign up on HandsOn Greater Richmond or reach out to Kelly if you have interest in conducting other kinds of research.


We have many group and corporate volunteer opportunities at Evergreen Cemetery.
Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at to set up a group volunteer day.