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Planting at Chavis Park

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ORGANIZATION: Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

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Event Description:

Join Parks Maintenance Staff as we help spruce up the plantings around Chavis Park.

Duties:


Volunteers will help with digging holes and placing in new plants ranging in size and species. After completing the planting, volunteers will add mulch.

Impact:

Through your volunteer service, you have the opportunity to connect people with vibrant parks and to help us maintain healthy landscape beds which in turn supports the nature in our parks.

Work Environment:

We will be working outside in the elements and dirt, so dress accordingly. There is the possibility of uneven ground. There is a restroom on site.

Requirements:

Registration by each volunteer is required. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. All volunteers must sign a release form. Volunteers under 18 years of age must have a parent/guardian sign their release form.

Other Information:

We will provide tools, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, and a first aid kit. Volunteers need to wear loose comfortable clothing that can get dirty, and closed-toe shoes. Please bring your own filled water bottle.

COVID-19 Policy:

Volunteers must follow the COVID-19 policies below so that projects are safe for everyone.

  • All Volunteers

    • We are no longer requiring mask be worn, but they are welcome
    • Maintain a safe social distance of 6 ft.
    • Please do not register to volunteer if you are showing COVID-19 symptoms or have recently been exposed
  • Indoor Volunteers

    • Ongoing Indoor volunteers such as coaches, docents, or instructors are required to show proof of full vaccination that will be verified during the application/onboarding process

Per department policy, this volunteer opportunity is not to be used towards court-appointed/ suggested community service hours.

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About Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

Location:

222 West Hargett Street, Suite 608, Raleigh, NC 27601, US

Mission Statement

You are invited to make a difference in your community by volunteering! Through the efforts of City staff and volunteers, the Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department can continue its fine tradition of providing quality leisure services to citizens of all ages.

Description

Join Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department's Volunteer Program and make a difference in your community. You may volunteer as an individual or as part of a group on a one-time or ongoing basis. There are many opportunities for individuals, groups, students and businesses to contribute to our quality programs and facilities. Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Environment
Community, Environment

WHEN

Wed Oct 05, 2022
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WHERE

505 Martin Luther King Junior BoulevardRaleigh, NC 27601

(35.76918,-78.62972)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • 3 hour time commitment

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