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!