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Whole Foods Market - Woodway & Briargrove Elementary (Kid's Day of Service)

Whole Foods Market Woodway

Friday, September 13, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)

Houston, TX

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Calling all kids and families to join us for a fun fall volunteer project with the Briargrove Elementary Roadrunners!

We're excited to roll up our sleeves to help prepare a butterfly garden with our partners at the school. This will be a family-friendly, 2-hour project (feel free to come and go as you please) to help the Roadrunners plant citrus trees, build fence lines, and add buttefly-friendly plant to their garden area. 

Below, please find a volunteer job description and a list of items that may be helpful to bring on the day of the project.

It's our goal to make your experience fun, uplifting, and kid-friendly. This is an opportunity for customers, team members, and kids to partner together in service to our community. 

Also, post-project, we'll have a magical build-your-own salad-bar for kids and grown-ups, plus all the fixings. Join us in modeling the fun of "eating a rainbow" in honor of the Whole Kids Foundation! Please join us for a fun-filled day of service and inspiration as we celebrate healthy communities and healthy eating together!

Thank you again and look forward to seeing you soon!

Cheers, 

Lisa HoLung, Marketing Specialist 
Whole Foods Market Woodway
lisa.holung@wholefoods.com  

 

VOLUNTEER JOB DESCRIPTION:

* Weeding
* Watering
* Building new beds
* Planting trees and other plants
* Building a fence 
* Trenching the fence line 

SUPPLIES TO BRING IF YOU HAVE THEM:
* Extra gardening gloves
* Extra shovels, hoes, trowels, etc.
* Extra buckets

WHAT TO WEAR:
* Jeans
* Old t-shirt
* Closed-toe shoes 
* Sunscreen
* Hat
* Sunglasses
* Layers if it's a cloudy day

SNACKS & HYDRATION:
* Please bring water bottles (reusable, if possible!) and water
* Please bring snacks if needed

*We will be serving a light salad lunch with snacks near the end of the project 

ON-SITE CONTACTS:

TBD 

VOLUNTEER SLIPS:

* We ask that each volunteer bring a signed copy for themselves, and any children, to our project so that we can all stay safe. That form will be available here and will also be available on-site. 


FAQs

 

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

If you live in the neighborhood, we encourage walking and biking to the school to cut down on our carbon footprint, but if you are driving, feel free to utilize the parking available behind the school or on the side streets. 

 

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Feel free to reach out to Lisa HoLung, Marketing Specialist at Whole Foods Market Woodway, with any questions. The fastest way to reach me is by e-mail at lisa.holung@wholefoods.com. Our store phone number is (713)-789-4477. 

 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

We will have a check-in list at the event, so your printed ticket is not necessary! We are using EventBrite mainly to gauge the amount of volunteers to expect. 

Have questions about Whole Foods Market - Woodway & Briargrove Elementary (Kid's Day of Service)? Contact Whole Foods Market Woodway
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Briargrove Elementary
6145 San Felipe Street
Houston, TX 77057

Friday, September 13, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)


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Whole Foods Market Woodway

We are located in the Memorial area of Houston, at the intersection of Voss and Woodway. Since our opening in 1993, we have been happy to provide our guests with a unique shopping experience and the highest quality natural and organic products available. Whether you're joining us for a weekend event or just stopping by to pick up a few things for your family, we welcome you to our quaint neighborhood location. Stop by and say hello!

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