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California Coastal Cleanup 2020 Volunteer Opportunity

Join the SFO community in the Airport’s second annual California Coastal Cleanup to pick up thousands of pounds of recyclables and trash from our beaches, lakes, and waterways! Founded in 1985, this event has helped bring awareness to ocean pollution and wildlife conservation. This year’s event will be physically distanced.

  • Date: September 10, 2020 - September 30, 2020
  • Time: Any time! Just register on the CleanSwell(1) app and track your trash pickup as you go
  • Location: Your neighborhood, worksite, or a socially distanced hiking/walking path

If you would like to participate, please e-mail the MVP Committee at You may register up to 12 close family members or friends. If you have questions or need help with the app, please contact Natalie Reeder at (650) 255-9751 or, Stephen Kraemer at (650) 477-0172 or or Hazelle Fernandez at (650) 821-2881 or

(1)CleanSwell, a user-friendly app which will track your clean-up and report it as part of SFO’s team. After registering for the event, you will receive information about how to download and use this free app. This app will allow you to perform essential clean up while maintaining your physical distance.

This Airport event is jointly hosted by the MVP Committee, Environmental Sustainability, Environmental Affairs, and Environmental Operations.