Help the Presidio Trust with its ongoing environmental sustainability efforts. Learn about the composting process while composting green waste at the Compost Yard, help organize salvaged materials at the Salvage Warehouse, and assist with other sustainability projects around the park.
Second Thursdays, 9 am to Noon
Meet at the Presidio Transit Center at 9 am. Volunteers will be transported by van to the project site.
Thursday, September 10: Compost Yard
This month the Presidio Sustainability Stewards will be screening worm compost for use in gardens around the Presidio. In addition, some intrepid volunteers will help build hand-cranked worm screeners. It's time to relinquish your fears, and get up close and personal with worms.
How To Participate
Sign-up by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
Ages 10 and up. If bringing youth age 15 and under, 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.
No experience is necessary. Training will be provided.
This program is rain or shine. If it is raining, please bring rain gear.
Community Service Hours
This program fulfills community service requirements.