Help Amigos de los Rios make the Emerald Necklace Vision Plan a reality!

There are many ways you can help create and sustain a vision of a greener Greater Los Angeles. We urge you to contribute your time and resources to community service and enhance the quality of life for all Southern California residents.

Amigos Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Administrative/Office/Marketing Support
  • Grant Writing
  • Park Restoration Events
  • Special Event Support

See our Volunteer Events Calendarof the dates and times of our Park Greening Events!

If you have any questions, want to bring a group to a Park Restoration Event, inquire about our staff volunteer opportunities email us at volunteer@amigosdelosrios.org or call 626-791-1611. 

Join Amigos de los Rios and our volunteers and make a difference while having fun and learning how to care for plants and the environment. We welcome individuals and families, anyone wanting to support their community.

Students – receive your community service credits – bring the appropriate paperwork and our Volunteer Stewardship Event Manager will sign it when the event is over.

REI a sponsor of Amigos de los Rios Volunteer Park Grooming Events created this video of  AMIGOS volunteers making their community a better place.  Learn more  REI LA Grant Recipient – Amigos de los Rios

Volunteer as a group:

Best Start Community Members
Veterans Groups
Eagle Scouts and Boy Scouts
Girl Scouts
Civic Groups 
College and University Clubs
School Groups
High School Clubs
Youth Corps
Special Needs Groups
Corporate groups
Parent Groups
Church Groups
To ensure we have enough tools and gloves, please call 626-791-1611 or email us at volunteer@amigosdelosrios.org and let us know if your group is larger than 10 people. 

Amigos volunteers painting over grafitti

Covering graffiti

Young Tree Planting Volunteers

Planting Trees

Volunteers pulling weeds

Pulling weeds

 Amigos de los Rios Volunteers raking mulch

Raking mulch