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.
This is a Volunteer Opportunity For Groups: Sign up to beautify and clean one of our affordable housing properties! Groups can select a specific project to complete. Potential projects include: building benches, painting external façade or internal hallways or railings, dusting external cobwebs, mopping halls and community spaces, weeding outdoor areas, among others.
General cleaning, dusting, vacuuming and mopping
Minor building improvements, such as painting or cleaning baseboards
Potential outdoor projects such as weeding or washing windows
Must have excellent interpersonal skills, a positive personality and friendly demeanor.
General cleaning experience and ability to complete.
For painting projects- experience painting walls and buildings.
Volunteer groups will have the opportunity to work in a team and see the direct impact of their work as they transform a property and make it more inviting for the residents.
Volunteer group must be available to complete the project. Most group beautification projects require 10-20 volunteers for a one-time, 3 hour volunteer opportunity. Supervision and cleaning supplies will be provided.