1199 9th Ave

San Francisco, CA 94122


Phone: (415) 661-1316

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San Francisco Botanical Garden is a public/private partnership between San Francisco Botanical Garden Society and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.

special events

Short-Term / Episodic: Special Events

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Community Volunteer Days
2nd Saturdays, 9am-12pm

Work with professional horticulturists to maintain the Botanical Garden!

Click here to learn more and sign up!


Teen Volunteer Days

Saturdays, 10am-12pm

Help maintain the Children's Garden. Great for teens and adults! 

Click here to learn more and sign up! 

Fall Plant Sale

October 12-13, 2019
More than 200 people are involved with making the big Spring and Summer Plant Sales successful events. Volunteer roles include: Parking lot support, Greeters, Hospitality, Plant Specialists, Check-out, Inventory, Survey, Set-up & breakdown.

Click here to learn more and sign up! 

Subscribe to the Garden’s e-newsletter to learn about upcoming opportunities.

Contact Us


If you are part of a group that would like to volunteer, contact volunteer services at 415-661-1316 x 404 or email