Volunteer with LEJ!
Our conservation and restoration projects on the southeast bayfront shoreline depend on hundreds of volunteers every year — come join us!
Monthly LEJ Volunteer Opportunities:
Candlestick Pt. SRA Native Plant Nursery and Community Garden
First Saturday of every month, 10 am – 2 pm
Nursery volunteers grow native plant stock for restoration projects in Candlestick Point State Recreation Area and Heron's Head Park, and help out with special projects.
Wear appropriate clothing; gloves and tools provided. All ages welcome.
Directions: The nursery is at 1150 Carroll Ave. (Ranger Station); take 29 Muni bus to the Gilman Playground stop. Follow Gilman toward the stadium and make a left on Aurelious Walker, which loops around and becomes Carroll Ave. Click for Map.
Heron's Head Park
Second Saturday of each month, 9 am – noon
Park volunteers plant seedlings, remove invasives, and build up wildlife habitat.
Wear appropriate clothing; gloves, boots, and tools are provided. All ages welcome.
Directions: Take 19 Muni bus and get off at Evans Ave. and Jennings St. Or take the 44 Muni bus and get off at Middle Point before Evans Ave. Continue downhill on Jennings St., past the old power plant for two blocks. You will arrive at Heron's Head Park's parking lot on your right. Click for Map.
Scheduling a Special Event:
We love hosting workparties! To schedule a special event for your group, contact Anthony Khalil.