VOLUNTEER

We are Stewards of the Emerald Necklace Green Way

JOIN US! Opportunities to Volunteer 


Earth Month Events

Amigos de los Rios will host two urban forestry tree and shrub planting Earth Day celebrations, inviting community members throughout the Los Angeles metropolitan area to participate in reclaiming the wild and natural character of the San Gabriel and Rio Hondo Rivers in eastern L.A. County.

These events are part of our ongoing Emerald Necklace Stewardship Program which will be re-starting after the past year’s COVID hiatus.



PLYMOUTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL – EARTH DAY EVENT – APRIL 17th, 2021

Our first event will commence at 9 AM on Saturday, April 17, and it will last until 12 PM.
Address: 1300 Boley St. Monrovia, CA 91016
*Meet at front of school

VOLUNTEER  GROUPS please email us at Volunteer@amigosdelosrios.org to ensure that we can accommodate all your members.

MADRID MIDDLE SCHOOL on the SAN GABRIEL RIVER – APRIL 24th, 2021
 Saturday, April 24, from 9 AM to 12 PM, we will host our follow-up tree and shrub
planting event along the San Gabriel River Trail.      Festivities will begin at Madrid Middle School in
El Monte, CA, and then spread outward along the San Gabriel River Trail.
Address:  3320 Gilman Rd, El Monte, CA 91732
* Please go around to the back of the school – use ring road – and head to north east corner of the sports field

*We will take every precaution to ensure that these events are COVID-safe. Social distancing will be enforced, masks will be required, and all activities will be outdoors. Participants are encouraged to bring their own water and gardening gloves. We will provide sanitized tools, and will bring extra gloves that participants can use and take home should they have need.

VOLUNTEER – GROUPS

a BIG part of AMIGOS ability to create green space in our communities is Volunteer groups! They bring their muscle to help us plant trees, shrubs, mulch and provide clean up to keep our parks looking their best!

Working together to green our communities helps us all! 
Volunteering is a great team building experience! PLEASE JOIN US!

To learn more about GROUP VOLUNTEER opportunities email us at Volunteer@amigosdelosrios.org 

Below is a representative list of Volunteer Groups that have helped AMIGOS green our community!

COMMUNITY ORG.

Boy Scouts Troops – 16, 167, 594 
Circle K International
Cub Scouts Troops 113
Girl Scouts 2475
Scout Troop 16- Temple City
Irvine Volunteer Assn.
Kiwanis Club of Monrovia
Maywood Lions Club
Monrovia Key Club
Pacific Asian Volunteer-PAVA World
Phoenix House
Rotary Club of Altadena
Rotary Club of Santa Fe
Rotary Club of Whittier Sunrise
Sierra Vista Key Club
CORPORATIONS

Anthem Blue Cross
Boost Mobile
DisneyVoluntEARS
Green Portal LLC
Honda – Helpful
Kaiser Permente
Key Club Division 35 West
ParexUSA
REI
Sempra
Southern California Edison
WARBY
Union Bank
Union Pacific Foundation

COLLEGE

Cal Poly Pomona
Cal State Fullerton
Cal State Long Beach
Cal State Los Angeles
Cal Tech
Cerritos College
Citrus College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Grossmont College
Mt. San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
APO Long Beach
University of California – Berkeley
University of California – Davis
University of California – Los Angeles
University of So. California


CULTURAL GROUPS
COFEM – Council of Mexican
Federations in North America
Natural History Museum
EDUCATIONAL GROUPS
HS2 Academy
Discovery Seminar
Support for All – Arcadia
VIDA


ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP
Nature for All
INTERFAITH
La Canada United Methodist Church
Pando Populous
Tzu Chi




SCHOOLS

Alhambra High School
Arcadia High School
Arroyo High School Key Club
Azusa High School
Baldwin Park High School
Bassett High School
Blair High School
California High School Interact
Camino  Vuevo High School
Centennial High School
Coronado High School
Crean Lutheran High School
Don Julian Elementary
Columbia School Parents
Crescenta Valley High School
Duarte High School
El Monte High School
Foothills Middle School
Gabrielino High School

SCHOOLS

Glendora High School
Harvard Westlake High School
Hugo Reid High School
Lagacy High School
Larchmont Charter High School
Los Altos High Sshool – Student Volunteer
Los Oses High School
Mark Keppel High School
Maywood Center for Enriched Studies
Monrovia High School
Montclair High School
Northwood High School
Orchard Hills High School
Portola High School
Ribet Academy
Roland Heights High School
Romona Convent School
Rosemead High School
Saint Francis of Rome H.S.
San Marino High School
SCA- Student Conservation Association
Schurr High School
Sequoyah High School
Sierra Vista High School
South Pasadena High School
Sunrise Christian School -Covina
Walnut High School
Wilson High School