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.
Please join The Mission Continues, Wounded Warrior Project and South Side Community Action Network to help two different community gardens. These are award winning community gardens that work to benefit a growing community and family of urban gardens on the South Side of Columbus.
We have many tasks to hopefully complete for this event. These tasks can include, installing an irrigation system, building two garden boxes, light building on a garden fence, installing a hand rail, Install hand wash station, brick patio, weeding, and laying down mulch.
All volunteers of all skill sets are welcome. We are looking for some volunteers with carpentry or masonry skills to help with the construction of an arbor, steps and handrails, and lay brick pavers.
Lunch will be provided by the Wounded Warrior Project.
Accessibility: we will be working largely on grassy areas so it may not be accessible for all.
Due to Covid-19 we can only allow 10 people from each organization so sign up fast. We will also be talking extra precaution by providing rubber gloves, masks, kids masks, and hand sanitizer
What To Wear :
Bring Clothes to work and get dirty in. A mask/face covering is required. Please bring one if you have one. If not, one will be provided.