Sunday, February 24, 2013

Monday, February 4, 2013

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MARCH PROJECTS

A Grace Place

A Grace Place Adult Care Center
8030 Staples Mill Road
Richmond, VA

Mission:   Enhance the lives of adults and their caregivers by providing individually focused day services to support community based living.

Project:   Let’s help the Easter Bunny. Assist clients with dyeing eggs.

Date:   Tuesday, March 27

Time:   10:00am to 12:00noon

No. of Volunteers Needed:   3

CARITAS

CARITAS
1125 E. Commerce Road
Richmond, VA 232224

Mission: CARITAS mobilizes greater Richmond through its congregations to protect individuals and families in crisis and empowers those who strive for housing independence.

Project: Caritas does a monthly yard sale where they sell excess, nonessential items from their warehouse. All proceeds from this monthly event are used to further CARITAS’s mission. We are being asked to help sort and organize their yard sale area.

Date:  Tuesday, March 19

Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm

No. of Volunteers Needed: 3-5

 

HomeAgain

HomeAgain
4311B North Avenue
Richmond, VA

Mission:  To assist homeless families and individuals in metro Richmond by providing emergency and transitional shelter, as well as programs designed to build skills leading to increased self-sufficiency and to identify resources needed to obtain permanent housing.

Project:   IMPACT has been asked to plant flower and mulch planters in the common area outside in the courtyard at their INRICH program. The Family INRICH program serves single women and children. Bring your gardening gloves and plan to have fun.

Date:   Thursday, March 28

Time:   1:00pm to 3:00pm

No. of Volunteers Needed:   3-4

Maymont Foundation

Maymont Foundation
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23231

Mission:   To preserve and celebrate Maymont as a museum and park for the pleasure and education of everyone.

Project:   Assist Maymont with their annual Family Easter. Volunteers are needed to greet families, sell tickets, assist with egg hunts, crafts, games and activities. What a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon in the spring.

Date:   Saturday, March 30

Time:   12:30pm to 4:00pm

No. of Volunteers Needed: 3+