The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Interested in working outdoors to improve local parks. We have a great Tuesday morning work crew AKA the Buckthorn Brigade or Litter Picker Uppers. This group meets regularly on Tuesday mornings at 8:45 AM till usually 11AM. Emails are communicated with those who are interested to let them know what the task will be for that week. Come for one Tuesday or come for them all. Come for the whole time or for a little bit of the time. This group is critical in helping the park.
Duties may include:
-Removing buckthorn via pesticide, cutting, chipping, or chainsawing