SOURCE Tri-School Day of Service
Schools of Public Health, Nursing and Medicine
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Sign up for SOURCE’s Spring Tri-School Day of Service, on Saturday, April 28 and join dozens of other volunteers in the community at partnering SOURCE community-based organizations. Don’t miss out on your chance to give back to the Baltimore community! Projects will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. To sign up, send an email to SOURCE at SOURCE@jhu.edu with your name, email, school affiliation, cell phone number, and top 3 project choices.
All participants receive a free t-shirt! All projects begin and end at the School of Public Health’s Monument Street lobby. Times indicated below reflect the times that groups will be asked to meet and return to the School of Public Health.
Sites and project details are as follows:
BUGS Farmers Market 7:45am – 12:15 pm PROJECT FULL Work with Living Classrooms’ BUGS (Baltimore Urban Gardens for Students) afterschool program to set-up and assist in running their annual farmer market.
YO! Baltimore 8:00 am – 12:45 pm Join a team of volunteers to help clean and organize the clothing closet and food pantry at YO! Baltimore. Volunteers will also help organize the commuter and file room.
Blue Water Baltimore 8:15 am – 12:30 pm PROJECT FULL Spend time in the community planting trees to support the diversification and expansion of the City’s tree canopy.
Civic Works 8:35 am – 12:35 pm Assist in setting up and welcoming guests to an event commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. Participants will also be able to help on a community beautification project.
Baltimore American Indian Center 9:30am-12:30pm Learn about the indigenous people who call Baltimore home while assisting with exterior painting and beautification projects around the garden courtyard at the center.
Commodore John Rodgers 9:30 am – 1:15 pm Join this team to help with a variety of projects at the school, including painting, to create a more welcoming environment for students and their families.
Amazing Grace 9:35 am–1:10 pm Help this East Baltimore urban garden get ready for spring and summer while beautifying the landscape! Volunteers will help weed, mulch, trim bushes and pick up trash.
Franciscan Center 10:25 am – 2:20 pm Assist with bagging and handing out fresh produce to individuals experiencing homelessness.