Volunteer

Ways to Help Preserve California's Native Flora

Volunteer

Please consider joining our efforts to promote native plants and biodiversity in beautiful California. Of the 469 native plants that are known to exist in San Francisco today 24 of those are listed as threatened species. We are working especially hard to bring these marginalized species back to healthy populations but we need you to help us!

Our chapter is 100% volunteer run. Avocation, restoration, education - we are passionate about the native plants of California and have a vision to share what we have learned about them with others.

We have ongoing needs for volunteers to help us on the board, at native plant restoration sites, coordinating field trips and other special events. Please consider sharing your special talents with us while learning more about California's amazing diversity of native plants!

Current Opportunities

WE NEED YOU to VOLUNTEER AT OUR FALL NATIVE PLANT SALE!

Volunteering is fun at our annual fall native plant sale!

No plant knowledge is necessary (but if you have some fantastic!)

This is a great opportunity to learn about our local natives while supporting our chapter’s goals of re-wilding the San Francisco Bay Area.

We need volunteers to help us with the following tasks:

o   Setup tables and plants 8 – 11 AM

o   Breakdown tables and plants 3 -5 PM

o   Assist members with plant selections and moving plants

o   Help manage parking

o   Give out brochures, cashier and table the event

o   Document the event with photography and video

To volunteer for the sale contact: Eddie Bartley – eddie@naturetrip.com

Ongoing Opportunities

Officer Nominees

Hospitality Coordinator

Media Volunteers: Social, Web administration, graphics designers

Documentary Videographers and Photographers

Outreach & Advocacy

Garden Tour Volunteers Wanted

Education Coordinator

Join Our Chapter

CNPS Yerba Buena Chapter is one of the oldest and most esteemed CNPS chapters, focusing on San Francisco county and northern San Mateo county.

Chapter members receive many benefits including free subscriptions to CNPS publications, access to local programs and field trips, discounts at local native plant sales, and more.

When you join CNPS, select YERBA BUENA CHAPTER as your home chapter to receive further benefits such as the quarterly Yerba Buena News and access to chapter events.

Donate to Our Chapter

The best way you can help us is by donating funds. We are a (mostly) volunteer organization. Your donation supports monthly events, advocacy efforts, information gathering and distribution, and human-centered field research and projects.

Please make a donation today using the secure "Donate" button. Thanks!

How You Can Help CNPS

Donate to the California Native Plant Society

When you give to CNPS, you are supporting the important work we do on behalf of all Californians to preserve and protect California's native plants and habitats. Your donations to CNPS are tax deductible (CNPS Tax ID: 94-6116403).

 

Donate Online at CNPS.org

 

Donate by Check
Checks can be mailed to:

CNPS Donations
2707 K Street, Suite 1
Sacramento, CA 95816

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