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.
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)
email@example.com or call 651-603-5979; and,
Complete a Registration Form at caprw.org/volunteer