ATLANTA DEKALB CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL
Saturday, May 25 From 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (Lithonia)
The mission of the Atlanta Carnival Bandleaders Council (ACBC) is to promote a broader understanding and a deeper appreciation of Caribbean culture among the Atlanta community by seeking the interest of carnival bands and steel bands and using the Atlanta Caribbean Carnival as a vehicle for the promotion of Caribbean culture. Volunteers will have one of the following roles: Set-Up and Take-Down Crew, Patron Service Attendants, Cleanup Crew, Runners, Gate Monitors, Parking Attendants, Marketing and Social Media Specialist, and Kids Corner Assistants.
Thursday, May 16 From 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Midtown)
AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run will be held on September 29, 2019. Produced by AID Atlanta, AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run is the largest AIDS-related fundraising event in the Southeastern United States. AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run continues to raise much needed funds for AIDS Service Organizations throughout the metro-Atlanta area. Volunteers will make calls to our past participants to register for this year’s event. These calls are very important to the event.
OPEN HAND MEAL DELIVERY
Saturday, May 18 From 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM (Various Locations)
Open Hand helps people prevent or better manage chronic disease through Comprehensive Nutrition Care, which combines home-delivered meals and nutrition education as a means to reinforce the connection between informed food choices and improved quality of life. Volunteer drivers are a critical part of the service Open Hand provides to the community, since a majority of the organization’s clients are homebound. Volunteers will pick-up meals, deliver meals to clients using their own vehicles and gas, and return the delivery list and delivery bags back to the Open Hand site.
FIVE POINTS GARDEN VOLUNTEER DAY
Saturday, June 1 From 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Downtown Atlanta)
Mayor’s Office of Resilience works to make Atlanta better prepared to physical, social, and economic challenges that are a growing part of the 21st century. Join Five Points Garden for their monthly volunteer day on the 1st Saturday of every month! Help get dirt off the ground and plots setup before Earth Day! There is work being done with raised beds and prepping them for Spring.
LIVABLE BUCKHEAD'S BUCKHEADRUNS! 5K RACE
Saturday, June 1 From 6:00 AM - 10:00 AM (Buckhead)
Livable Buckhead is hosting it's very FIRST 5K race in Buckhead. This 5K race is intended to be a wrap-up event to the walk challenge, meant as a celebration of the hard work put in for the walk challenge. Volunteers are needed to assist with handing out waters, cheering on runners and general assistance with setup & breakdown. .