Whole Foods Market PST, GWU & the SCA Park Clean Up (Kids' Day of Service)
Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)
Join us for a day of kids' volunteer service at Fort Dupont Park! Fort Dupont Park is nestled in a beautiful mature forest. The park has over 10 miles of trails, community gardens, and a rich history. Volunteers will work to weatherize the community gardens, and maintain park trails. Snacks and lunh provided. Sign up today!
Why: To get kids involved in service, meet your neighbors an dkeep DC parks beautiful.
When: Saturday, September 14thth 2013
Where: There is a parking lot located at the visitor’s center off of Fort Dupont Drive. Enter the park from the Randle Circle entrance and drive .3 miles. Turn left into the parking area. A SCA representative will meet you at the main entrance and lead to registration. Public Transportation options are also available. For a full list of directions visit: http://www.nps.gov/fodu/planyourvisit/directions.htm
What: Garden weatherization, environmental education, trail work, and clean up
Bring with you: Please wear long pants and closed toed shoes that you don’t mind getting dirty. We will provide snacks and lunch for all volunteers as well as gloves.
Behind the scene details: There is a parking lot located at the visitor’s center. A SCA representative will meet you at the main entrance and lead to registration.
Volunteers will need to sign up for the event through the Whole Foods Event brite page.:
We will provide gloves and any other materials needed for the project. We will also provide light snacks in the morning and a full lunch in the afternoon for all volunteers.
When & Where
Whole Foods Market P Street, Foggy Bottom & Student Conservation Association
This event is made possible through the generous support of Whole Foods Market and the SCA.
The Student Conservation Association is a nonprofit organization that continues to build the next generation of conversation leaders though the support of the public. Help pass along the legacy of protecting and preserving America's most special outdoor places.
About Whole Foods Market®
Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (wholefoodsmarket.com, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company's motto, “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s more than 73,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 15 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2012, the company had sales of $11.7 billion and currently has more than 340 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
About Student Conservation Association
The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is America’s conservation corps. Our members protect and restore national parks, marine sanctuaries, cultural landmarks and community green spaces in all 50 states. SCA's mission is to build the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire lifelong stewardship of our environment and communities by engaging young people in hands-on service to the land.