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  Project Description Position Location Time Slot Positions Available
Servathon 2013 - National Park Service (Landscaping) Volunteers will engage in an environmental park project including trimming brush, pruning and national park clean up. Volunteers will be revitalizing and restoring the natural riverbank. Anacostia National Service Park 1900 Anacostia Drive SE Washington, DC Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM66
Servathon 2013 - National Park Service (Painting) Volunteers will help paint the "Sea Wall" that is used in case of flooding in the disrict. Its an outdoor project that will involve painting with brushes, rollers, and some wall washing as a pre treatment. Anacostia Park Sea Wall 1900 Railroad Ave SE Washington Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM114
Servathon 2013 - Audubon Naturalist Society Volunteers will assist with a creek cleanup, plastic debry, trash as well as weeding, and removal of mustard plants. Volunteers will need to bring a change of footwaer/ boots. Audubon Naturalist Society 8940 Jones Mill Rd Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM10
Servathon 2013 - Community Forklift Friday April, 26th - Project: Volunteers will be working in small groups to help with a variety of tasks indoors in our warehouse and outdoors in our courtyard (weather permitting). Possible activities will involve measuring and pricing doors, granite, and glass shelves, mixing & testing paint, sorting & organizing certain departments in the warehouse. Since we are a thrift store, our inventory and our needs are constantly changing, so please prepare to be flexible in your specific volunteer assignment! Things to bring • Clothes that can get dirty or possibly a little painted • Sturdy sneakers or work boots • Water bottles and coffee mugs (we’ll provide drinking water and coffee!) • Dress for the weather – be aware our warehouse is NOT climate-controlled so it can get quite hot in summer and cold in winter! • Long pants are recommended year-round Community Forklift 4671 Tanglewood Dr., Edmonston, MD 20781 Apr 26 2013 9:00AM - Apr 26 2013 1:00PM25
Servathon 2013 - Ecolocity Volunteers will engage in environmental gardening projects. Building of raised flower beds and filling garden beds with plant life. Restoring a community garden after the winter season. Ecolocity - Bruce Monroe Park 3000 Georgia Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20001 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM3
Servathon 2013 - Farm @ Walker Jones Volunteers, will be creating two new gardens, both of which will require removing turf, tilling (by hand with gardening forks), composting, and raking. The garden will be planted with soy, sweet potatoes, and peanuts. The secound garden will be planted with corn, runner beans, and heirloom pumpkins. Volunteers will also be prepping ground for blueberries, transplanting two fig trees, and building a couple of rabbit hutches. Farm @ Walker Jones 1125 New Jersey Ave. NW Washington, DC 20001 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM29
Servathon 2013 - For Lands and Water Friday April 26th - Project "Volunteers will be creating and maintaining paths, weeding, and preparing planting areas in the Kimball Elementary ""Living Classroom"" - schoolyard native habitat areas where students learn through hands-on experiences about habitat, biodiversity, the importance of native plants and pollinators, and stormwater and watershed issues. Here are a few additional possible options that day: -create benches for a Living Classroom Learning Area. -plant native plants and trees to enhance the garden areas. -create borders for a new path with treated lumber." For Lands and Water Kimball ES, 3375 Minnesota Ave., SE, Wash., DC 20019 Apr 26 2013 9:00AM - Apr 26 2013 1:00PM34
Servathon 2013 - National Park Service (Ft. Dupont Park) Volunteer will be revitilizing pic-nic area, weeding, multching, and enhacing new playgroup eqiupment Fort Dupont Park Randle Circle & Minnesota Ave SE Washington, DC Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM44
Servathon 2013 - Glen Echo Park Saturday April, 27th - Project: Volunteers will assist with landscaping, including possible weeding, mulch spreading and planting. Cleaning the carousel building and windows, possibly also the animals Revitalize the exterior and interior of some of our other buildings, including the Bumper Car Pavilion and Spanish Ballroom" Glen Echo Park "7300 MacArthur Boulevard Glen Echo, MD 20812" Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM22
Servathon 2013 - Groundwork Anacostia Volunteers will support installing walking paths, weeding, mulching and planting raised garden beds, painting raised garden beds, build garden sign. Groundwork Anacostia Mayfair Mansion:Community Garden, 3744 1/2 Hayes St. NE, Washington, DC 20019 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM40
Servathon 2013 - Living Classrooms Friday April 26th - Project "Volunteers will paint the treehouse, de-muck the ponds, weeding and raking, put our rubber mulch in the bamboo forest area, etc." Living Classrooms " 7300 MacArthur Boulevard Glen Echo, MD 20812" Apr 26 2013 9:00AM - Apr 26 2013 1:00PM25
Servathon 2013 - Manna Food Center Volunteers would help in a deep floor clean in the warehouse. It would involve you bringing cleanser, brushes, mops, etc. to scrub our 10,000 sq. ft. warehouse. www.mannafood.org Mission Manna Food Center, a nonprofit organization, strives to eliminate hunger in Montgomery County through food distribution, education, and advocacy. Manna Food Center 9311 Gaither Road Gaithersburg MD 20877 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM30
Servathon 2013 - Miner Elementary School Volunteers will assist in revitilizing indoor & outdoor garden lab, and paint indoor hallways of school and bannister Miner Elementary School "601 15th St. NE Washington, DC 20002" Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM18
Servathon 2013 - Volunteers Of America: Residential Program Center (RPC) Friday April 26th Project: "Volunteers will engage in a ""skilled volunteering project"" This project is client facing, with a choice of two topic areas for coahing workshop: -Goal setting and accomplishment workshop & Financial literacy workshop. (Topic and outline will be provided and open to input. This project is a great opportunity to assist is basic resume writing, goal planning, interview prep, and basic budgetting and saving tips) " Skilled Volunteer - Residential Program Center (RPC) 1554 Columbia Pike, Arlington VA 22204 Apr 26 2013 9:00AM - Apr 26 2013 1:00PM6
Servathon 2013 - Springhill Lake Volunteers will engage in a elementary school beautification by cleaning the courtyard area (rake and pull weeds); paint basketball court and hang nets; paint heaters in the hallways; paint stalls in bathrooms Springhill Lake ES 6060 Springhill Dr., Greenbelt, MD 20770 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM15
Servathon 2013 - Stuart Hobson Middle School Volunteer tasks will include purging and boxing up 3 older library rooms: Each book room will need help organizing and seperating books for future use. Volunteers will also help in the hallway and in the storage room behind the stage. Stuart Hobson "410 E st NE Washington, D.C. 20002" Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM13
Servathon 2013 - Washington Humane Society "Volunteers will take care of the play area garden at the Spay and Neuter Clinic, which serves the greater DC public with Vaccine clinics three times a week, plus spay and neuter surgeries. Volunteers will also have an opportuntiy to meet the animals and spend time with them in the facilities. " Washington Humane Society 1001 L Street, SE WDC 20003 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM1
Servathon 2013 - YMCA (Silver Spring) Volunteers will help with "Healthy Kids Day". This project is filled with encouragement and promotion for healthier living for people of all ages. There are many activities that will take place during healthy Kids day that may include; checking blood pressures, listening to information regarding healthy living, youth wellness activities, and demonstrations. Volunteers will also assist with : activities and simple sports skills and run a small game with the groups, fitness testing, face painting, passing out information and demostrating healthy habits such as brushing teeth, eating right, exercising. YMCA- (Silver Spring) 9800 Hastings Dr. Silver Spring, MD 20901 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM11
Servathon 2013 - YMCA (Alexandria) Volunteers will help with "Healthy Kids Day". This project is filled with encouragement and promotion for healthier living for people of all ages. There are many activities that will take place during healthy Kids day that may include; checking blood pressures, listening to information regarding healthy living, youth wellness activities, and demonstrations. Volunteers will also assist with : activities and simple sports skills and run a small game with the groups, fitness testing, face painting, passing out information and demostrating healthy habits such as brushing teeth, eating right, exercising. YMCA- Alexandria 420 Monroe Ave Alexandria VA 22301 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM2
Servathon 2013 - YMCA (Bethesda) Volunteers will help with "Healthy Kids Day". This project is filled with encouragement and promotion for healthier living for people of all ages. There are many activities that will take place during healthy Kids day that may include; checking blood pressures, listening to information regarding healthy living, youth wellness activities, and demonstrations. Volunteers will also assist with : activities and simple sports skills and run a small game with the groups, fitness testing, face painting, passing out information and demostrating healthy habits such as brushing teeth, eating right, exercising. YMCA- Bethesda 9401 Old Georgetown RD Bethesda MD 20814 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM19
Servathon 2013 - YMCA (Ft. Washington) Volunteers will help with "Healthy Kids Day". This project is filled with encouragement and promotion for healthier living for people of all ages. There are many activities that will take place during healthy Kids day that may include; checking blood pressures, listening to information regarding healthy living, youth wellness activities, and demonstrations. Volunteers will also assist with : activities and simple sports skills and run a small game with the groups, fitness testing, face painting, passing out information and demostrating healthy habits such as brushing teeth, eating right, exercising. YMCA- Fort Washington 10709 Indian Head Hwy Ft. Washington MD 20744 Apr 27 2013 9:00AM - Apr 27 2013 1:00PM20






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