Earth Day on English Avenue


(33.76977,-84.416756)
 

Cause Areas

When

Fri Apr 21, 2017 09:00 AM - Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:00 PM

Where

550 Lindsay Street NWAtlanta, GA 30314


About

The Friends of English Avenue (FEA) assists the English Avenue neighborhood through aggregating resources to accomplish several objectives including: 1) Clean up/Beautification 2) Crime Reduction 3) Establish green space (Gardens, parks, playgrounds) 4) Mentor to individuals/organizations to effect collaborative change. All based on our foundational values of: justice, generosity and virtue!

We are holding a 2 day greater Atlanta community EARTH DAY volunteer effort to once and for all cleaning up the 60 square block area of English Avenue! We will hold one of the largest volunteer events in Atlanta history bringing 1000 volunteers from schools, churches, businesses, philanthropy to English Avenue ("EA"), placing 240 teams of 4-5 people to clean each face of 240 individual blocks in EA. We will clean the right of ways; clear abandoned lots; and plant wildflowers and trees on vacant neglected land and property owned by the city and other entities.

Skills

  • Habitat Restoration
  • Landscaping
  • Environmental Education
  • Gardening
  • Administrative Support
  • Farming

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 10
  • 3 hours

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