Looking for an opportunity to serve your community?

Be a Budget Delegate!

Budget Delegates are a key part of Participatory Budgeting. They take ideas submitted by the community and turn them into complete proposals to put on the final ballot. You can serve as a Budget Delegate if you are a City of Durham resident or student and are at least 13 years old and are a resident of this city.

  • Volunteer for 2-5 hours a week from February - June
  • Attend meetings and work with a team to research projects 
  • Learn about city departments and agencies and work with them to develop project proposals
  • Bring knowledge and resources to your community
  • Need-based stipends are available

Please complete the interest/application form linked below to sign-up to be a Budget Delegate


Residents are encouraged to follow PB Durham on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest information. For questions and/or comments residents can send an email to PB Durham staff, or call (919) 560-4111, ext. 20290.