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Every week we update our Hot Projects list with opportunities that are urgent or need the most volunteers. These projects are a great place to start if you're looking to volunteer sooner than later!
Woodlands Garden Workday
Wednesday February 21st from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
Woodlands Garden's mission is preserving a woodland garden as an urban sanctuary to educate and engage the community in the natural world. Every Wednesday from 10 AM - 12PM a group of volunteers join the Garden Manager to work on horticulture maintenance in the Garden. Volunteer projects could include anything from weeding, watering, mulching, or pruning to planting or transplanting and anything in between.
Action Ministries Food Box Build Out
Thursday February 22nd from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
What better way to bring amazing people together, then by volunteering with Feed the Hungry this New Year?! We’re building over 40,000 food boxes to help 10's of thousands of families put food on the table this year. We need YOU to help make this possible. You will be assembling food boxes assembly line style, starting with building of the box from beginning to end.
Fun Day of Teamwork And Treats with Girl Scouts of Grater Atlanta
Saturday February 17th from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM and Sunday February 18th from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM.
Cookie distribution will happen across the Metro Atlanta area to serve our troops and volunteers. We have various locations around Georgia so feel free to pick a location that's close to you! You are encouraged to dress in layers and comfortable shoes. This is an outdoor event--rain, shine or snow.
CARE's Walk In Her Shoes
Friday March 2, 2018 From 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM and Saturday March 3, 2018 From 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
CARE works in 94 countries around the world to save lives, defeat poverty and achieve social justice. CARE launched their program, Walk In Her Shoes, to help improve access to water for girls and women, giving them the chance to get an education or to work, and to fulfill their potential. Friday volunteers will set up activities, tables and signage for the event taking place the next day. Saturday volunteers will register participants, provide directions, staff activity booths, direct and cheer/encourage walkers
Hands On Atlanta DIscovery Program @ Heritage
Saturday March 3, 2018 From 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Hands On Atlanta Discovery program is a volunteer-led Saturday tutoring and enrichment program. The program reinforces weekday learning through academic assistance, educational games, field trips, service-learning projects, and other enrichment activities. Students are engaged in a variety of subjects depending on the needs of their particular schools. Our goal is to have a one-on-one volunteer to student ratio, allowing for individualized attention and the building of relationships between students and volunteers.