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Projects for 2014


14 March 2014

Project N488                        Union Rescue Mission Clothes Sorting         
Morning      Teens and up
Put winter clothes into storage and get summer clothes out

Project G512      Neighborhood Cleanup (by “old” Holy Cross)  
Morning      Families welcome
Neighborhood cleanup, load trash onto trucks and pick up scattered trash along fence lines

Project N489                                       Food collection for Union Rescue Mission
Times flexible     Great family project!
Pick up food donation bags from neighborhoods around Holy Cross and deliver to Union Rescue Mission

Projects C594 and C599     University Lutheran Center
Morning      Teens and older
Outdoors: Trim trees.  Plant shrubs and place mulch, light weeding, install edging around sand volleyball court, construct picnic tables, repair bench
Indoors:  Install shelves and organize storage area.

Projects C596, 597, and 598              A Better Choice (crisis pregnancy resource center)
Morning       See below for ages
596 Remove 1 small evergreen bush and 5 large overgrown rose bushes, change landscaping lining, plant new replacement plants, refill the soil, place the soaker hoses and mulch, and weed and prune other areas.  Need 8-12 able-bodied adults
597 Dig up and transplant irises, replace soil loss and remulch, pick up the litter on our property, weed and do light pruning.  Need 3-5 able-bodied adults
598 Volunteers will unpackage baby items, sort and bag diapers. They may work with new baby clothing or bath products and fold brochures. Assemble layettes/newborn gifts.  Need 2-6 people of any age or ability.

C595 (submitted by member)   Donation drive for Gently Used Resale
Morning sorting                Afternoon delivery (truck, van, or SUV would be helpful)
Collect and sort donated items, and deliver to Gently Used Resale in the afternoon.

C600 (submitted by member)   Window washing at member’s home
Morning      Middle school and older

C608 (submitted by member)   Yard work at members’ home
Afternoon      Middle school and older
C616 (submitted by member)   Goodies for heroes
Times flexible
Make homemade snack foods and deliver to local fire stations and police substation.

NEW!  G563      Repair and build ramps on a home
Morning and afternoon shifts              High school and older, carpentry skills helpful
1. Replace boards on existing deck and ramp. Finish putting chicken wire on the bottom to keep leaves and animals out.
2. Clean up leaves around the home.
3. Build a deck and ramp in back.

NEW!  N622     Indoor painting at GraceMed Clinic
Morning and afternoon shifts  Middle school and older
Paint two lobbies - 5 walls in the Medical lobby and the 5 walls in the Dental lobby.