There are lots of opportunities to volunteer with GreenTown Los Altos, whether you just want to contribute to a single project, work with us for a few hours on a single day, or make a longer term commitment.  Here are some of our current volunteer openings.  To volunteer, Email Maddy McBirney at volunteer@greentownlosaltos.org.

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Bike Valet at the Los Altos Farmer’s Market!

GreenTown Los Altos will be providing bike parking services at the Farmer’s Market this summer. We need volunteers to make this happen! The Farmer’s Market is every Thursday from May 2 – Sept. 26, from 4-8pm on State St. between Second & Fourth. The bike valet is at 3rd & Main. Please let me know if you can help to provide this valuable service:  what date(s) you are available, and time (4-8, 4-6, 6-8). Contact Jana at volunteer@greentownlosaltos.org .

Marketing Events Outreach and Social Media & Blog Poster:

Great at networking? Post events on local media datebooks and email schools and other organizations to promote GreenTown events. Post to our Facebook page and Twitter account. Edit articles and post to the GreenTown blog and Los Altos Patch blog.


Great with a camera? Take photos and videos at GreenTown events. Edit videos and upload to GreenTown’s YouTube channel.


Love the written word? Research and write articles for our blog and for local news local news outlets to spread the word about green happenings in our community.

PR Manager:

Keep the local press up to date about upcoming GreenTown events, event outcomes and pitch articles/stories. Assist with writing blog posts and articles.

Bike/Walk Program Volunteer:

Biking your thing? Help with GreenTown’s WoW! program, working with PTA volunteers to encourage kids to walk and bike to school. Help organize community biking  bike tours of historical sites, native landscapes, or sustainably-designed buildings. For more info, email bike@greentownlosaltos.org.

Waste Reduction/Compostables Co-op Volunteer:

Have a penchant for recycling? Like working with schools and businesses? Volunteer for GreenTown to promote greater recycling and composting in our community or to promote our business compostable products co-op to local food service businesses. Contact coop@greentownlosaltos.org.

Check out our supporter spotlightto learn about some of GreenTown’s many volunteers and donors.

Check the Events Calendar for upcoming GreenTown Los Altos events.