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2021 Jeff-Chalmers Flood Recovery

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Jefferson East, Inc.

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

2021 Jeff-Chalmers Flood Recovery Project - Volunteers will assist homeowners by removing debris from 50 homes damaged during the June 24th storm water backup disaster. The neighborhoods slated to be served are Jeff-Chalmers and the Marina District on Detroit's east side. Corporate groups of five to seven persons are welcome. All participants must be 18 years of age or older and submit to a criminal background checks. Volunteers should wear waterproof work boots, protective clothing with long sleeves, and masks. This opportunity requires lifting items heavy in weight, and repeated trips up and down stairs. For more information, volunteer team leaders may reserve days and times for their corporate teams by contacting Jefferson East staff: Mary Lloyd or Krystal Fields or call (313) 314-2678. This project is funded in part by United Way of Southeast Michigan - Live United. Online donations toward disaster relief are welcome at The 2021 Jeff-Chalmers Flood Recovery Project is in partnership with Jefferson East, Inc., Southeast Michigan Long Term Recovery Organization and Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters(VOAD).

1 Shift

  • 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
    Volunteers meet Monday mornings at Detroit's Finest Coney Island, 13337 E. Jefferson Ave., Detroit, MI 48215 RSVP:

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About Jefferson East, Inc.


300 River Place Dr., 5250, Detroit, MI 48207, US

Mission Statement

.Our mission is to grow Detroit's east Jefferson corridor and its neighborhoods through facilitative leadership, collaborative partnerships and innovative and impactful programming.


Formed in 2013 by the affiliation of the East Jefferson Corridor Collaborative and the Jefferson East Business Association, JEI exists to increase the viability of business districts and density of residential neighborhoods while creating an inviting sense of place.

Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety


We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift


Multiple locations Detroit, MI 48215



  • Disaster Cleanup
  • Disaster Response


  • Group


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Four to five hours of service on Mondays, Fridays or Saturdays in August and September of 2021.
  • Team leaders with groups of five to seven volunteers. Criminal background checks. Volunteers must wear waterproof protective clothing and workboots.

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