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Service Project: Children First Leadership Academy

November 16, 2019 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Children First Leadership Academy

1648 South 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Contact :

Rachel Gutierrez
rgutierrez@missioncontinues.org
(602) 692-8438
Join your fellow Platoon members and our comrades with Team Rubicon for our Service Project at Children First Leadership Academy (CFLA) in Phoenix.

CFLA is an incredible Title I school dedicated to its students. Aside from a great education, the school receives donations so that children can receive clothing, food boxes and other items at no cost to them. CFLA has partnerships with the Phoenix Children's Hospital and local dentists to help ensure the students are healthy and taken care of. They even have a laundry on site to ensure kids have clean clothes to wear!

This is a 2-part Project; we will come back in January 2020 to finish it. CFLA has an awesome outdoor space that is not being utilized. They would love for it to be an outdoor learning space. We are going to demo the existing defunct garden, making it ready for a new one to be installed. We will also begin prep-work on a chalkboard learning mural, benches, seating, and more!

If you are able, please bring Food /Clothing Donations to help re-stock their resource room for the students. Food (think foods that a child can prepare without a stove or adult help): Cereal, Microwave Mac & Cheese, Pop-Top Spaghetti O's, Peanut Butter and Jelly, etc. Clothes: All types of serviceable (no stains, tears) clothing for youth K-8 sizes.

Youth and all all abilities are welcome at this event. Hope to see you there!

What To Wear :

Mission Continues shirt, close-toed shoes. Clothes you don't getting dirty!

Parking :

School parking lot.