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Make A Difference Day 2014

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

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PositionsMany Remaining
Close Date72 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Description
The Landis Community Outreach Center and the Center for Community Engagement are coordinating service opportunities for the Lafayette College community in the Easton area for Make A Difference Day 2014. This year, the theme is Find Your Way in Easton, and we have a wide range of projects available to members of the Lafayette Community including: tree planting, garden maintenance, and neighborhood cleanups. Morning service projects will take place between 9am-12pm and afternoon projects will run between 1-4pm. Transportation is provided. Space is limited, so register today! Please contact Emily Lindahl (lindahle@lafayette.edu) for group registration information.
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Shifts (21)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:30am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Plant street trees on Lehigh Street in Easton. Wear sturdy clothing that you won't mind getting dirty and sturdy shoes. Please wear sturdy clothing and shoes. Work gloves and planting equipment will be provided.

1300 Block of Lehigh Street, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:30am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Help relocate the Weed and Seed office by packing and moving supplies weighing up to 15 pounds. Wear comfortable clothing.

1201 Ferry Street, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:30am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Fall garden clean up and planting. Wear sneakers or boots and clothing that can get dirty.

1221 Northampton St, Paxinosa Elementary School, Easton, PA 18042
15/15Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:30am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Painting parts of the Easton Area Community Center and organizing a storage room. Wear weather appropriate clothing that you are willing to get paint on.

901 Washington Street, Easton Area Community Center, Easton, PA 18042
9/11Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:45am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Prune young trees with help from a supervisor. Wear clothing that can get dirty, sneakers or work boots and optional to bring your own work gloves.

108 Anderson Street, Firth Youth Center, Philipsburg, NJ 8865
6/8Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:45am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Painting and landscaping at the Children's Home of Easton. Wear clothing that is appropriate for the weather, and wear close toe shoes. Volunteers get paint or dirt on clothes as they will be landscaping.

2000 South 25th Street, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:45am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Make improvements to the animal shelter such as painting, cleaning and pulling weeds. Wear sturdy closed-toed shoes and clothes that can get dirty.

1165 Island Park Road, Easton, PA 18042
7/7Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:45am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Paint rooms at Safe Harbor, involves moving furniture. Wear something you won't mind getting paint on.

536 Bushkill Drive, Easton, PA 18042
7/7Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:45am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Planting Mums and Shrubs, Street Cleaning, Weeding, Trimming of Bushes and Trees, litter cleanup. Wear weather appropriate casual work clothes. Skills: ability to push broom, trim weeds and trees, bend at the waist to plant flowers.

S. Sitreaves St., between Northampton and Ferry Sts., Easton 18042
15/15Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:55am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Garden clean up. No sandals and no shorts. Please dress appropriately for the weather.

902 Philadelphia Road, Easton, PA 18042
18/18Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 8:55am
End: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
Volunteers will help clean the garden by weeding, raking, and moving wood chips. Please wear weather appropriate clothes for gardening.

5th St and Ferry St, Easton 18042
8/8Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:15pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:00pm
Help organize the 3rd Street Alliance Storage Bank. Wear working clothes. Skills: sorting and organizing, capable of walking up stairs and moving items weighing up to 15 lbs.

Third Street Alliance, Easton, PA 18042
6/6Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:15pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:00pm
Help relocate the Weed and Seed office by packing and moving supplies. Wear comfortable clothing.

1201 Ferry Street, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:15pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:00pm
Volunteers will help beautify and clean two storefronts in Downtown Easton by planting flower-boxes, washing windows, and painting. Please wear weather appropriate clothing and shoes.

9 N. 2nd St, 11 N. 2nd St, Easton 18042
7/8Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:15pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:00pm
Volunteers will help clean the garden by weeding, raking, and moving wood chips. Please wear weather appropriate clothes for gardening.

Corner of 5th St and Ferry St
8/8Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:00pm
Paint rooms at Safe Harbor, involves moving furniture. Wear something you won't mind getting paint on.

536 Bushkill Drive, Easton, PA 18042
8/8Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:30pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:00pm
Painting and landscaping at the Children's Home of Easton. Wear clothing that is appropriate for the weather, and wear close toe shoes.

2000 South 25th Street, Easton, PA 18042
6/7Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:45pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:15pm
Garden clean-up.
Bring a reusable water bottle. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes you won't mind getting dirty and that are appropriate for the weather. Work gloves will be supplied.

1075 Lehigh Dr., Easton, PA
8/8Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:45pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:15pm
Volunteers will help clean the garden beds, add compost & mulch over plants and help plant garlic for next year's harvest. Please wear weather appropriate clothing for gardening.

Located behind the Easton Area Neighborhood Center at the Easton Urban Farm, 902 Philadelphia Road, Easton 18042
16/16Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:45pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:15pm
Volunteers will help clean planting beds, spread straw, clean the shed, and organize seeds. Please wear closed-toes shoes and clothing that is weather appropriate. Gloves will be provided.

1426 Lynn St, Easton 18042
18/17Over
Start: Sat, Oct 18 12:45pm
End: Sat, Oct 18 4:15pm
Garden clean up. No sandals and no shorts. Please dress appropriately for the weather.

902 Philadelphia Road, Easton 18042
20/20Over

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Emily Lindahl wrote on October 9th, 2014

Hello Make a Difference Day Volunteers!

The Make a Difference Day coordinating team wanted to remind you that you are registered to volunteer on Saturday October 18th for the event. We are looking forward to having you for Make a Difference Day 2014! Please keep in mind that your registration is a commitment to volunteer. You can expect an email with more information specific to your project next week, after we return from Fall Break.

Have a great Fall Break,
Emily Lindahl
Make a Difference Day 2014 Volunteer Coordinator