Transform Compton 7/21/18

Published

05/14/2018

Start Date

07/21/2018

End Date

07/21/2018

Times of day

Weekends

Duration

One-time only

Address

400 South Acacia Avenue
Compton
California
90220
United States

Description


Join us in transforming Compton! Over 1,500 volunteers come together in Compton, Ca to paint homes, schools, churches, murals, block-clean ups and similar beautification activities.


The Compton Initiative is a non profit charitable group that organizes over 1,500 volunteers to do quarterly service projects within Compton in efforts to bring hope and restoration to the city. Volunteers arrive into Compton from all over Southern California including colleges, churches and other service groups to work side byside with Compton residents and neighbors. In one day, over 1,500 volunteers are sent to 30 different worksites. The worksites include painting: an elementary school, murlas, nearby homes, block-clean ups, planting community gardens and other similar community beautification efforts.


Volunteers show up to the rally at 7:00a.m. where they can enjoy a light breakfast, and hear local Compton leaders at the rally. By 7:45a.m., all 2,000 volunteers are sent out to their differet worksites. Volunteers arrive at their assigned worksite by 8:00a.m. Volunteers work at their worksite until around noon. Then pizzas for lunch will be delivered. All supplies will be provided for the task on the worksites. Breakfast, lunch, and the supplies will be provided for free. We ask that volunteers consider to make a donation to help support future Compton workdays.



Check us out on social!

Website: www.justdogood.org

Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/thecomptoninitiative

Youtube: youtube.com/user/ComptonInitiative

Follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/justdogood

Follow our Instagram: http://instagram.com/thecomptoninitiative


Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families

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