Counting Bay checkerspot butterflies

Get Involved. Volunteer with the Friends of Edgewood

There are lots of ways you can volunteer to help support Edgewood Park. Whether you’re interested in helping with habitat restoration, leading nature walks, or giving a hand in the Education Center, there are flexible opportunities to get involved no matter how much time you have to give.

Interested in helping out a couple of hours every so often?

Ken Himes with hawksbeard weedYou can help prevent species extinction! Drop in on the Edgewood Weed Warriors and help re-establish the threatened Bay checkerspot butterfly, or protect plants found nowhere else. Or join the Road Warriors, cleaning up roadside debris to beautify I-280 right along Edgewood Park.

Got 3.5 hours on a weekend?

Children using ed center computersBecome an Education Center host (we’ll train you!) and share your enthusiasm for Edgewood Park with some of the thousands of folks who visit the Ed Center each year.

Willing to spend about 6 hours a few times a year?

Join the ranks of the Wildflower Walks Docents and inspire visitors to appreciate Edgewood’s springtime wonders. Or become a Junior Explorers Docent and bring the miracles of nature alive to young school kids. The Friends of Edgewood will provide all the training you need.

Have 4 hours per month to lend your expertise?

Come on board! The Friends of Edgewood Board of Directors or advising committees can use your talent. Help us fulfill our mission of protecting and celebrating Edgewood Park through stewardship and educational programs.