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Local Projects 2018

Find the project in your local chapter below, and check your email for an invitation to an event in your area! Registration links can be found on our event calendar. All times are local times. 

Asheville, NC

When: Saturday, April 14, 9:30 a.m.
Project: Help residents in low-income neighborhoods weatherize their homes
Community Partner: Energy Savers Network
Location: 378 Haywood Rd. 
Questions: Barb Putman '90 at

Atlanta, GA

When: Saturday, April 14, 8:45 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Project: Planting trees, maintaining trees, or removing invasive plants
Community Partner: Trees Atlanta
Location: Metro Atlanta - exact location TBD 
Questions: Chris Pace '93 at

When: Tuesday, April 17, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Project: Preparing snack kits for people experiencing homelessness
Community Partner: Crossroads Community Ministries
Location: 420 Courtland Street, NE
Questions: Sue McAvoy '77 at

When: Saturday, April 21, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Project: Help a low-income senior homeowner by helping with exterior painting, small handyman jobs, and landscaping work
Community Partner: House Proud Atlanta
Location: 410 Englewood Avenue, SE
Questions: Stephen Streb '12 at 

Austin, TX

When: Saturday, April 14, 9 - 11 a.m.
Project: Clean up Shoal Creek at Duncan Park
Community Partner: Shoal Creek Conservancy - Keep Austin Beautiful Day
Location: 900 W. 9th Street
Questions: John Jertson '10 at 

Chicago, IL

When: Saturday, April 21, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Project: Spring clean-up and planting, possibly building a hoop greenhouse
Community Partner: City Farm Chicago
Location: 550 W. Division St.
Questions: Alex Prusator '15 at

Dallas/Fort Worth

When: Saturday, April 21, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. (optional lunch beforehand: noon at Brewed)
Help with trash pick up 
Community Partner:
Keep Fort Worth Beautiful
Location: Sycamore Park: 2525 East Rosedale Street 
Questions: Lauren Cunningham '09 at

Detroit, MI

When: Saturday, April 14, noon - 4 p.m.
Project: Clean up the urban greenway Dequindre Cut
Community Partner: Detroit Riverfront Conservancy
Location: Rivard Plaza, 1340 Atwater Street
Questions: Allison Drutchas '11 at 

Jacksonville, FL

When: Saturday, April 24, 9 a.m. to noon
Project: Set up for distribution of new athletic shoes for Jacksonville youth
Community Partner: Sanctuary on 8th
Location: 120 E. 8th Street
Questions: Parker McCrary '88 at

Los Angeles, CA

When: Saturday, April 21, 8:30 a.m. to noon
Project: Assembling food packages for low-income seniors, women with infants, and children in Los Angeles county
Community Partner: Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
Location: 6055 E. Randolph Street 
Questions: Jacob Luftglass '15 at

Little Rock, AR

When: Saturday, April 14, 9 a.m. to noon
Project: Cleaning up facility grounds, painting and planting flowers
Community Partner: Our House Shelter
Location: 302 E. Roosevelt Road
Questions: Molly McNulty '06 at

Winston-Salem, N.C.

When: Saturday, April 14, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Project: House building at construction site
Community Partner: Habitat for Humanity (Forsyth)
Location: TBD; registrants will be notified closer to the date
Questions: Mike Robinson '77 at

When: Saturday, April 14, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Project: Sorting food products, inspecting dates, packing and loading boxes
Community Partner: Second Harvest Food Bank
Location3655 Reed Street
 Mike Robinson '77 at

We will be updating this webpage regularly through early April. If you don't see your city listed here, check back regularly for updates or email your service chair to see if a project is in the works.