Volunteering with the Environmental Center of San Luis Obispo (ECOSLO) allows for the opportunity to join our team as we work to protect and advocate for the beautiful natural environment here in San Luis Obispo County. We have plenty of volunteer opportunities with varying levels of time commitment.
Check them out below:
One-Time Volunteer Opportunities
Beach Keepers Monthly Beach Cleanup
What: Monthly beach cleanups through ECOSLO’s new “Beach Keepers” program
When: The first Saturday of every month, from 9am-11am
Where: Locations vary each month. View our calendar for upcoming dates.
What: Volunteer projects in partnership with San Luis Obispo County Parks and Recreation Department.
When: Once a month, usually on a Saturday, ~3 hours
Where: SLO County Parks, specific locations vary. View our calendar to see more.
What: Coastal Cleanup Day is an International Coastal Cleanup held on the third Saturday of September.
When: September 15th, 2018 @ 9am-12pm
Where: 30 cleanup sites in SLO County. See our CCD page for more info.
Mid-Level Volunteer Opportunities
What: Represent ECOSLO at festivals, fairs, and other tabling events. Shifts are in two hour intervals
Where: Various locations throughout SLO County. Check our calendar for dates and locations.
What: Lead one of our monthly Beach Keepers beach cleanups or a Coastal Cleanup Day site.
When: Beach Keepers is the first Saturday of every month, Coastal Cleanup Day is September 15th, 2018. Shifts are approximately 4 hours long.
Where: Specific locations vary each month. View our calendar for upcoming dates.
Long-Term Volunteer Opportunities
What: ECOSLO has 4 board committees that need the help of community members to ensure their effectiveness. Current committees are: Advocacy, Fundraising, Marketing and Finance.
How: Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Send us an email at email@example.com to let us know that you’re interested.