Day of Caring 2019 Volunteer Projects





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Updated as of 4/24/2019

LocationProject DescriptionAM AVAILPM AVAIL

BCSC Book ExpressMoving and organizing books and shelves from warehouse to basement53
Columbus Youth CampTrail clearing and shelter clean up021
Ecumenical Assembly of Bartholomew County Churches/Love ChapelScrub down shed at Center in morning. Clean wood fence at Food Pantry12
Foundation for YouthBuilding raised garden beds, fill with diret and prepare garden for planting00
Just Friends Adult Day ServicesAssist with client activities04
Just Friends Adult Day ServicesGardening team to help w garden03
Life DesignsGutters, furniture assembly and flower beds50
Sans SouciOPEN: SORTING DONATIONS; open in AM: Sorting and prepping donated jewelry25
Thrive AllianceLandscaping, powerwashing, painting, mulching of neighborhood and Thrive Alliance resident homes1011
United Way Volunteer Action CenterPhotographers to support May 10 and/or June 723
United Way Volunteer Action CenterVAC Residential Netowrk Assessing and Coordinating homeowners projects23
Bartholomew County Historical SocietyMoving brick from walkway, cleaning out carriage house. Can move to indoor projects if bad weather010
Sans Souci Special Day of Caring on June 7Needed on this project are skilled repair/construction volunteers to help with Store "shine up" inside and out: various tasks/projects from cleaning, painting, tile replacement; additional skilled volunteers needed for this day, carpentry, tile, other; indoor and outdoor projects510
United Way Volunteer Action Center for May 6 & 7Event Prep: Folding Day of Caring shirts into burritos for volunteers35
United Way Volunteer Action Center for April 22-30Event Prep: powerwashing resident sites and other prep; Testing and fixing up equipment to be used on event day22
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Columbus Youth Camp Special ProjectBuillding project for camp00
Columbus Child Care Center, Inc.Spring clean up and painting of small fence00
Elizabethtown BeautificationLandscaping and powerwashing of neighborhood and resident homes00
First Presbyterian PreschoolBuild a STEM play area (needs engineering/technical oversite), digging, hauling mulch, setting posts, removing bushes00
Human Service, Inc. MAY 22 PROJECTCross Cliff and Head Start volunteer projects: (AM ONLY) several projects inside building; mulching00
Human Service, Inc. Horizon HouseLandscaping of flower beds and rearranging of bulbs/plants for more pleasing layout00
Just Friends Adult Day ServicesRemove large items from garden and outdoor storage space and transport to City dump00
Just Friends Adult Day ServicesFinish outdoor metal bench needing sanding with steel wool and repainting with Rustoleum paint, replace wooden arm rest00
Mill Race CenterMRC is expanding the garden . Ground needs tilling and gravel path laid.00
Turning PointMaking buttons for Indy Pride, copying and assembling client intake packets, bundling brochures00
United Way Bartholomew County - VAC office: April 24 DAY ONLYPut OS on 6 laptops, including Virus software00
United Way Bartholomew County - Ramp BuildingRamp building for resident with special needs00
United Way Bartholomew County - Resident Projects (Corporate Team sign-ups only)Landscaping and powerwashing of neighborhood and resident homes; home repair projects00
United Way Bartholomew County - Clifty Creek ElementaryStudents and teachers giving flowers and student-made cards to East Columbus neighbors00
United Way Bartholomew County and VACPass out flyers to residents in LCN, East Columbus, Heritage Heights, Jewell Village00
Covering Kids and Families - United WayPainting new office space at Doug Otto Center, 1 wall accent color, 3 walls tan00
Columbus Parks and RecTrail and park clean up - Columbus Parks & Recreation - The am group will meet at Greenbelt golf course and the pm group will meet at Millrace. I have attached maps and a waiver. Every volunteer should bring water, gloves, and sunscreen.00