Outreach Support: Southeast San Diego Science & Art Expo – San Diego (Two shift times available)

Aug 10, 2024 9:00AM—3:00PM


Valencia Park/Malcolm X Branch Library, 5148 Market St San Diego, CA 92114

Cost $0.00


Join us as an outreach volunteer and be a catalyst for change in creating a more sustainable future. At Solana Center, we envision a region where cities unite to preserve resources through a closed-loop system. Our goal is to keep materials out of landfills and waterways, replenish nutrients in our soils, and drive systemic change at all levels to address the pressing climate crisis.

As a volunteer, you will play a crucial role in spreading awareness, educating the community, and inspiring action towards a more sustainable world. By sharing our free resources, you can empower individuals to adopt environmentally conscious practices and contribute to a thriving planet.

Shift Times:  (You may sign up for more than one shift)

9:00 am – noon

noon – 3:00 pm

Note:  when you register for this event, the first page of the form will collect your personal information, and you will be taken to a second page to select your shift(s).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support staff in providing visitors to the table an opportunity to learn about the city of SD’s curbside organic waste recycling (COWR) program. 
  • Showcase our upcoming workshops and events, highlighting the wide range of educational opportunities available.
  • Empower others to access valuable composting resources and tools provided by Solana Center and our collaborative partners.

Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes:

  • Attire: Please wear comfortable clothes suitable for standing and appropriate for the prevailing weather conditions.

  • Bring: Don’t forget to bring a reusable water bottle to stay hydrated, and feel free to pack some snacks for break time.

  • Experience Needed: Volunteers should have a basic understanding of sustainability concepts and a passion for driving positive change. Additional training documents can be provided upon request to enhance your knowledge.

  • Age Requirements: Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. For volunteers under 18, it is mandatory to attend with a parent or guardian.

  • Physical Requirements: As an outreach volunteer, you should be prepared for engaging with the community. This may involve interacting with table visitors, and assisting staff with setting up and breaking down displays

This volunteer event is great for:

By joining us as a Volunteer Outreach Ambassador, you will be at the forefront of driving systemic change and creating a sustainable future.