Volunteer Program ★ 20th Anniversary

Celebrating 20 Years of Volunteerism

Volunteers are vital to San Rafael, supporting the work of our departments, programs, projects, and special events.

Celebrate our volunteer community with us! Check back each week as we spotlight some of the amazing people and programs that have made San Rafael such a great place to live, work, and play.

Projects & Events

Albert Park Clean Up Days – A Success!

Thank you to the B Team, Grestle Park Neighborhood Association, Baseball Players from Marin Academy, Trinity Lutheran Church and other community members who cleaned trash and cigarette butts from Albert Park, B Street, around the Community Center and Albert Park Lane on Saturday January 21 and March 11.

Community Spirit in Action!

Ongoing Opportunities

Want to Help?

Volunteers provide valuable help to the City of San Rafael and gain great personal satisfaction knowing they have contributed to our community. Find out about the many opportunities to help in city departments, outdoors or at special events.

Do you want to initiate a project in your own neighborhood— to clean up or beautify a public area, or remove invasive weeds or graffiti? Fill out this form and we’ll get in touch!

People in Action

Battling Trash and Climate Change

laurie_redGet the latest on the Volunteer Program – read our newsletter!

  • Learn how volunteer Laurie Sheldon is leading efforts to reduce cigarette litter in the city by distributing free “pocket” ashtrays!
  • Want to reduce your “carbon footprint”? Volunteer Tamra Peters can help you learn how through a program called Resilient Neighborhoods!