It Takes a Village to Tend the Presidio

On Saturday September 17, SBTHP hosted about twenty volunteers who signed up to work at nonprofits all over Southern California through United Way’s Day of Caring event.

Turning new compost into the vegetable garden on the Presidio Northeast Corner. Photo by Anne Petersen

The volunteers accomplished a tremendous amount of work at the Presidio in four short hours, including whitewashing adobe walls, preparing beds for a winter garden, and making adobe bricks.

Preparing the furrows for a new crop of wheat. The volunteer team from Pacifica Suites rocked! Photo by Anne Petersen

For more photos of Day of Caring at the Presidio, look for the winter issue of La Campana, SBTHP’s membership publication (Not a member? Join today!).

Whitewashing new plaster patches on adobe walls. Photo by Anne Petersen

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