Adopt-a-Park (group opportunity)

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CalSERVES AmeriCorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 31 people are interested
Encanto Park Biosweal
Encanto Park, is one of our larger parks available for adopting! With trails, various sports courts and kids play ground.

We're looking for groups of people who will be willing to "adopt" a local Duarte park and set up cleaning days and take responsibility for the maintenance of said park, supplementary to the existing maintenance provided by the city. Volunteers will responsible for trash pick up, sifting sand, and keeping play equipment clean among other tasks.

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About CalSERVES AmeriCorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project

Location:

1600 E Huntington Drive, Duarte, CA 91010, US

Mission Statement

We build effective volunteer programs within nonprofit and educational organizations that meet otherwise unmet needs in the lives of children and families by engaging community members and local businesses in high-impact service. Our Vision is to build thriving, caring, service- oriented communities whose members engage with expert service organizations to provide needed services for a thriving life - from food to education to health services- to California’s children and families. Your Local Americorps program also known as Duarte's Promise, is overseen by the Duarte Parks and Recreation Department and is focused on building volunteerism and impacting our nation.

Description

AmeriCorps members are placed in key community service organizations, to develop volunteer program that support and expand the services that the organization provides. Because the needs facing our communities are vast and complex, we address diverse needs - from hunger to education.

ARE YOU AN INDIVIDUAL?

Your local Volunteer Infrastructure Project needs volunteers to serve in the following capacities:

Community events, decorating, set-up of events, tear-down of events, food and supply distributions, community clean ups, gardening, painting, carpentry, park clean ups, office work, sales, fundraising, donations, in-kind donations, lecturers, etc.

Volunteer opportunities are endless, skilled and unskilled individuals along with businesses are sought out. Contact us for more information or to join us in making our community better!

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1600 Huntington Dr.duarte, CA 91010

(34.13939,-117.97156)
 

SKILLS

  • Program Management
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Group Facilitation
  • Gardening

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • to be determined by the group
  • plenty of adults to watch for any minor volunteers

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