Operation Nourish: Douglass Community Center Provide Food
Please note: If you are feeling sick, have had any COVID symptoms which include fever, cough and shortness of breath in the past 14 days, or identify as having a higher risk for severe illness please stay home and be safe. While we encourage participation for those that are low-risk and in good health, we ask everyone, irrespective of age and health status, to adopt extra safety measures. We welcome you to join any of our virtual service events and look forward to seeing you healthy at a future project.
Platoon Leaders will ensure the safety of our volunteers, partners and the community by implementing safety protocols and procedures . Please contact the event organizer if you have any questions.
We will get back to our roots conducting a service project at the Fredrick Douglas Community Center.
Located in the Douglass Community, this community center is one of the oldest in Ward 8. The Douglass Community Center has amazing outdoor amenities that include a popular playground supporting a large community in the surrounding area.
Projects 1. Paint and build shelves in pantry. This will be used to distribute food items to the community.
2. Paint and build shelves in storage room. Used to store items for the community service items.
3. Food Drive: We are asking our volunteers to bring non-perishables to the project you start collecting now. If you cannot attend the project or need assistance with pick up please contact the DC 3rd Plt Ldr. David DuBois.
We will ensure we follow proper protocols for protection at the site for all.
Nearest Metro: Congress Heights Metro Station (Green/Yellow)
What To Wear :
Appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes. Blue TMC shirt or pick one up here.
What To Bring :
Personal COVID protection (Mask and other personal items) We will have sanitizer and gloves on site.