Playground Clean-Up

Save to Favorites

Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 2 people are interested
Logo color

Community Action Head Start is committed to providing low-income families in our community with high quality education for children ages 3-5. Your efforts will help our Head Start teachers and classroom staff to make learning and attending school a fun and rewarding activity for children. Classes are held weekdays. Help to beautify the playground!

Supervisor: Maintenance Supervisor or Maintenance Technician

Tasks and Responsibilities: Assist with the maintenance of a Head Start playground and surrounding area. Rake grass/leaves, pull weeds, pick up trash, sweep, move mulch, and miscellaneous tasks. Turn in a timesheet within two days of the project.

Qualifications:

Show interest in beautifying a playground and surrounding area;

Able to physically respond to the demands of yard-work and maintenance tasks;

Capable of lifting 20 lbs.; bring your own gloves and rake;

Experience with raking and general yard-work;

Ability to speak English;

Ability to work as a member of a team and independently with little supervision; Individual or group of up to 30 members; Age 18+ (age 13+ with an adult present)

Time Commitment: One-time 2+ hours on a Friday, preferred. Monday - Thursday afternoon, evening or weekends may be an option. Must occur when children are not on the playground. Specific hours will be arranged by the supervisor. Dates available are mid-April thru May for spring clean-up; late October thru November for autumn raking. Please schedule at least two weeks in advance, due to logistics.

Group Size: One to thirty members

Opportunity Location: Saint Paul, MN - Frogtown or Battle Creek neighborhood

Benefits of Volunteering: Gain facility maintenance experience, landscaping skills, and professional networking. Knowledge that you are helping children thrive!

For Information Contact: (register at least two weeks in advance)

volunteers@caprw.org or call 651-603-5979; and,

Complete a Registration Form at caprw.org/volunteer

18 More opportunities with Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties

Children & Youth Community Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

450 North Syndicate St.Saint Paul, MN 55104

(44.9563,-93.1594)
 

SKILLS

  • Landscaping
  • Gardening
  • Child Development
  • Child Welfare
  • Horticulture

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 13

Report this opportunity