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Compost and Salvage Crew
Seven people pose for a photo next to a truck while working at the compost yard on a foggy day.
Help the Presidio Trust with its unique waste diversion program. Learn about the composting process while composting green waste at the Compost Yard and help organize salvaged materials at the Salvage Warehouse.
 
When
Second Thursdays, 10 am to 12:30 pm
 
Project Site
Thursday, December 11: Salvage Yard
Registration is required. To sign-up, email volunteer@presidio.gov.

Contact Information
(415) 561-5333 or volunteer@presidio.gov
 
How To Participate
Sign-up by sending an email to volunteer@presidio.gov. Individuals and families or groups of 4 people or fewer are welcome to attend. Volunteers must complete a waiver form (first visit only) to participate. Volunteers under 18 years must bring a parental approval form signed by their parent/guardian. See below for details.
 
Groups of five people or more may require special arrangements and must be confirmed in advance. Visit Group Service Projects for details.
 
Age Requirements
Compost Volunteer Days: Ages 6 and up 
Salvage Volunteer Days: Ages 10 and up
If bringing youth under age 15, please read the Youth and Family Guidelines.
 
What to Wear
Be prepared! Please wear clothes that can get dirty, layers for changing weather, and rain gear if necessary. Long pants and sturdy closed-toe shoes are required (no shorts or sandals). Bring a hat and/or sunglasses and wear sunscreen.
 
What to Bring
Bring the appropriate waiver forms (see below). Bring a reusable water bottle. Water stations will be available for refills. All necessary tools, supplies, and gloves will be provided.
 
Skill Requirements
No experience is necessary. Training will be provided.

Weather
This program is rain or shine. If it is raining, please bring rain gear.
 
Community Service Hours
This program fulfills community service requirements.
 
Waiver Forms (Please bring the completed forms to the project).
Adult Volunteers - complete the
Presidio Trust Volunteer Agreement
Volunteers under 18 years - volunteers under the age of 18 must have their parent/guardian sign the Presidio Trust Parental Approval Form.
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Presidio Trust Volunteer Coordinator
T: (415​) 561-5333
E: volunteer@presidio.gov