Playground BUILD @ KIPP Climb


Cause Areas


Wed Oct 26, 2016 08:00 AM - Fri Oct 28, 2016 03:00 PM


8805 FerndaleHouston, TX 77017


What: We need more than 100 volunteers to help build a playground.

We need 20 courageous "Volunteer TEAM LEADERS" who can commit to a 1-hour training on Wednesday October 26, who can lead other volunteers on Friday October 28th 7a-2p

**Please note - All youth under the legal working age for this state will be welcome to participate in youth activities but will not be able to participate in building in the construction areas. **

What's Provided: Breakfast, lunch and plenty of water will be provided. Gloves and other safety materials will be provided for the projects that need them.

What to Wear: The playground build will happen rain or shine. Please come dressed for the weather in clothes you don't mind getting dirty or a bit of paint/stain on. Closed-toe shoes are required; sneakers or work boots that you don't mind getting dirty are advisable.

Build Week Schedule

Prep Day 1:Wednesday, October 26 , 2016
40 volunteers from the community are needed.
  • 8:00 AM - Volunteers arrive and register
Prep Day 2: Thursday, October 27 , 2016
20 volunteers from the community should be on "stand-by" in case they are needed.
  • 8:00 AM - Volunteers arrive and register
Build Day:Friday, October 28 , 2016
200 volunteers from Morgan Stanley, KIPP, and the community are needed.
  • 6:30 AM - Team Leaders arrive
  • 8:00 AM - Volunteers arrive and register
  • 8:30 AM - Kick-off ceremony
  • 2:30 PM - Ribbon-cutting ceremony


  • Construction
  • Gardening
  • Woodworking
  • Carpentry

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Aprox. 4-8 hours daily
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