Lend a helping hand! Help reuse organizations accept (or reject) items and manage lines at the drop-off stations. Shifts last 2.5 hours and volunteers will receive a cool-it towel and access to free participation perks as a thank you! The ability to lift up to 50 lbs. is preferred (though not required).  

    Register By Location

    Poplar St. & San Gabriel St.

    2102 Pearl St.

    806 W. 24th St.


    Please be sure to dress appropriately for the heat, wear sun protection and closed-toe shoes, bring a full reusable water bottle, and stay hydrated. As a thank you, Austin Resource Recovery will be providing cool-it towels to volunteers. Water refills and snacks will also be available onsite.

    July 27 to July 31 shifts:

    • 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    • 11:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
    • 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • 4:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

    August 1 shifts:

    • 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    • 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.