UWCG Hosts Annual Day of Action Volunteer Event

by | Jun 9, 2022 | Community News, News

From United Way of Central Georgia– Each June, United Way encourages communities to harness their volunteer energy and improve the conditions in which they live.

Be a part of United Way of Central Georgia’s largest community-wide volunteer day of the year. Unite with businesses, community groups and individuals on June 18th at Brookdale Resource Center.

There will be a range of indoor and outdoor volunteer opportunities, from playground landscaping to pressure washing, meal service, and donation sorting.

Clean-up activities around Brookdale will be the highlight of the day, which is being led by Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful. A truly unique opportunity for the day is painting a large mural for homeless veterans. To ensure that all veterans seeking Brookdale’s services will have a place to stay, the facility has set up a Veterans Room. In addition to adding final details to the mural, volunteers will clean up the previously completed work.

Brookdale Resource Center serves as transitional housing and a resource center for homeless individuals and families in Central Georgia. Brookdale Resource Center’s 90-day program is designed to provide residents with the tools necessary to become financially stable and obtain housing. Brookdale has provided services to over 1,100 residents since January 2021.

To learn more about all the opportunities available during DAY OF ACTION and for more information on time slots, please visit our Volunteer United page here: https://www.unitedwaycg.org/volunteerunited.

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