2016 Fall Veteran Family Appreciation Project

Cause Areas


Fri Nov 11, 2016 08:00 AM - Sat Nov 19, 2016 05:00 PM


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Youth groups, missionary teams, Scout troops, Eagle Scout projects, service clubs are welcome here! Volunteers will refurbish homes (exterior paint,landscaping, minor repairs and accessibility modifications) for Veterans, seniors,Disabled, & Families-At-Risk in the Greater Gilbert Community. Professional volunteers from building companies, contractors, and others with expertise in plumbing, electrical,painting, roofing, etc. are also needed and in-kind contributions of supplies are welcome. Our greatest need are roofers, especially for mobile homes. Please contact Gilbert Cares at (480)-857-8581 or send a message through the Contact tab at www.gilbertcares.org to coordinate the activity. PLEASE VOLUNTEER AT LEAST A MONTH BEFORE EVENT TO ALLOW THE FORMATION OF TEAMS.


Event is open to all ages, children under 13 need to be accompanied by an adult. If equipment is needed for the volunteers, be advised that there is a Toolbank facility near the Phoenix Airport which has all kinds of equipment for a small fee (3% of the retail cost only). These can be borrowed for up to 8 weeks for volunteer projects. See www.phoenixtoolbank.org for more information if interested.


  • Landscaping
  • Painting
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Willingness to work to help others
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