Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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Community Service


Volunteer with BARPCV and the Emerald Necklace Conservancy sticky icon

Jul 7 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

 Join a group of Appalachian Mountain Club members and Boston-Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers as we help maintain an urban garden! Optional dinner afterward @ Thaitation

What: Pruning and weeding in an urban garden - training provided
Where: Kelleher Rose Garden, Emerald Necklace Conservancy, Boston -- close to the Green Line E train - Northeastern stop (map below)
When: Tuesday, July 7th, 5:30-7:30pm and optional dinner afterward
Bring: water, closed-toe shoes, clothes you don’t mind getting dirty - tools and gloves provided

Questions about the event?
Contact event leader Rachael White
AMC YM Volunteer Coordinator rachael.elizabeth.white@gmail.com
BARPCV Community Service Chair service@barpcv.org

Volunteer at Cradles to Crayons Giving Factory sticky icon

Oct 18 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Roll up your sleeves and make new RPCV friends on Saturday, October 18, 2014!!

We are going to have a blast at the Cradles to Crayons Giving Factory warehouse, helping to provide children with the basic essentials they need to thrive at home, at school, and at play. Cradles to Crayons is at 155 North Beacon St, Brighton, MA 02135.

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm on Saturday, October 18...post-volunteering eat/drinks/coffee afterwards!

Registration link: http://www.cradlestocrayons.org/preregister
Registration code: a0RC000000EyDIU

Only 12 spots available -sign up today!

If you can't make this event, you can still help by donating items to Cradles to Crayons, info here: http://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/donate-goods/items

Opportunities to Serve sticky icon

Life. It is still calling you. Get out in your community and serve! There are so many different ways to engage in your community and BARPCV community service is reorganizing itself to make that even easier for you. Join us at any of the service opportunities listed below!

Volunteer at Stearns Farms in Framingham

Aug 1 2015 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Join a group of BARPCVs to help out at a great CSA farm in Framingham!

What: Seasonal work at Stearns Farm
Where: Stearns Farm, 862 Edmands Road, Framingham, MA
When: Saturday, August 1, 10am-2pm
Bring: bagged lunch, water, closed-toe shoes, clothes you don’t mind getting dirty, work gloves if you prefer them, -tools provided

Questions about the event?
Contact event leader Rachael White
AMC YM Volunteer Coordinator rachael.elizabeth.white@gmail.com
BARPCV Community Service Chair service@barpcv.org

 

Volunteer with BARPCV and the Emerald Necklace Conservancy

Jul 21 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join a group of Appalachian Mountain Club members and Boston-Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers as we help maintain an urban garden! Optional dinner afterward @ Thaitation

What: Pruning and weeding in an urban garden - training provided
Where: Kelleher Rose Garden, Emerald Necklace Conservancy, Boston -- close to the Green Line E train - Northeastern stop (map below)
When: Tuesday, July 21st. 5:30-7:30pm and optional dinner afterward
Bring: water, closed-toe shoes, clothes you don’t mind getting dirty - tools and gloves provided

Questions about the event?
Contact event leader Rachael White
AMC YM Volunteer Coordinator rachael.elizabeth.white@gmail.com
BARPCV Community Service Chair service@barpcv.org

Volunteer at Stearns Farm

May 23 2015 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Volunteer at Stearns Farm: Join some of your fellow BARPCV'ers for a fun day of volunteering at Stearns Farms, a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm in Framingham, MA. We will help with planting nightshades, and will have a bagged-lunch picnic on the farm grounds. Hope you can join us!

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