Jesus' Mercy Changes the World! Extreme Community Makeover

Sat, October 6, 2018

9:00 am

Assisting West Colfax residents with outside home repair and working on alley clean up/graffiti removal.

Meet at Confluence Ministries, 1400 Quitman St.  Denver at 9:00 am.

Everyone is welcome, including children as long as there is an adult to supervise and work with them.  

Lunch is provided at 12:30 and projects are generally completed by 2:30.  You are welcome to come for as much of the day as you are able.  

Projects:

  • Community Garden at Cheltenham Elementary Schools - getting the gardens ready for winter and doing small maintenance projects
  • Playground maintenance at Eagleton Elementary – repaint hopscotch, 4 square, etc. playground areas and do general cleanup of grounds.
  • Helping Residents – a couple of residents need help with outside maintenance, e.g. painting, weeding, trimming, etc.
  • Graffiti removal and alley clean-up – painting over graffiti, weeding and picking up trash in the alleys – if we get the above projects done and still have time and energy J

Attire:

  • Heavy-duty work gloves
  • Sturdy shoes that are closed toed (tennis shoes, work boots, etc. – no sandals, flip-flops)
  • Hat, Sunscreen & Water Bottle
  • Clothing that you don’t mind getting dirty and/or paint splattered

Tools – if you have these. If you don’t mind them being used by others, please put your name on them.

  • Shovels
  • Small gardening trowels
  • Weed diggers

Contact Diana, dietvorst1@comcast.net if you'd like to serve.