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Matthews Motors

Saturday, October 20th, 2018 from 8:00am to 12:00pm (ET)
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Positions0 Remaining
Registration ClosesOct 19, 2018 10:00am or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Thank you for your interest in the 2018 Rivers Alive event! Below you will find details about Rivers Alive and this specific clean-up site.

Event Schedule
Volunteer Registration/Kick-off Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:00 AM at Sandy Creek Nature Center
Volunteer Welcome: 9:00 - 9:15 AM at Sandy Creek Nature Center
Volunteer Shift: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM at Matthews Motors property 
(parking details are listed above the map below)
All participants are encouraged to carpool to the kick-off and then from the kickoff to their selected sites.
We will be raffling off a kayak during the kick-off. Tickets will be sold for $1 and the winner will be announced that morning.

Project Description
Volunteers will be removing trash from an old automotive shop dumping grounds. This site will require extensive heavy lifting.
  • This site is not kid-friendly.
  • Be on the lookout for interesting finds at your site! You can enter them into our annual Trash 2 Treasure contest. Your site leader will have more details about how to enter.
  • Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle to fill up at the kick-off event.
  • Volunteers should wear close-toed shoes or boots and long pants. Come ready to get dirty!

Registration Notes
Children under 18 should be registered as a minor by their parent/guardian. To do this, select "Add Attendee" at the top of the registration page BEFORE submitting your registration form. Check the box that says "Check if minor" and you will then be prompted to enter a first and last name (you do not need to enter an email for a minor).

We are not able to accommodate large group registrations. If you have a group that would like to volunteer at the same site, each individual must separately register through Engage Georgia.

Please dress appropriately. We recommend wearing closed toed shoes and pants.
Please bring a reusable water bottle.
PerksFree t-shirt and breakfast to the first 300 volunteers at the kick-off.
Parking DetailsPlease carpool if possible.
CausesEnvironment General Service
SkillsCleanups Remove Debris Landscaping
5 Positions Filled | 2 Impacts | 8 Hours

A few people you will meet...

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Start Address: We will meet at this kick-off location for volunteer registration, then volunteers will carpool to their selected site., Kick-Off Event @ Sandy Creek Nature Center, 205 Old Commerce Rd, Athens, GA 30607
End Address: Park in the D12 Interiors parking lot and look for your site leader., D12 Commercial Interiors, 2740 Atlanta Highway, Athens, GA 30606