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Presidio Garden Stewards
A photo of three volunteers holding rakes while standing at a garden they are working to improve.
Help Presidio Trust gardeners maintain and enhance the Presidio’s historic gardens and landscaped areas. Activities include planting, weeding, spreading wood chips in landscaped beds, removing overgrown vegetation from historic garden features such as rock walls and pathways, and general site cleanup.
 
When
Third Fridays, 9 am to Noon
 
Meeting Location
Meet at 9 am at the Inspiration Point Overlook. Volunteers will be transported by van to project sites.
 
Project Site
Friday, December 19: Funston Avenue Gardens

Contact Information
(415) 561-5333 or volunteer@presidio.gov
 
How To Participate
Individuals and families or groups of 4 people or fewer are welcome to attend without pre-registration. Simply show up at the appropriate meeting location for sign in and to complete a waiver form (first visit only). Volunteers under age 18 must bring a waiver 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
Volunteers ages 10 and up are welcome.
 
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 raining, please bring your own 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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