Volunteer Opportunities for Weekend of May 15th and beyond

Where & When Saturday, May 15 at 9 am Jackson Park Church of Christ 4103 Gallatin Road 228-3445 Ongoing: days and evenings 407 Gallatin Road, next to Sherwin Williams and near East Literature schools. Right now, the scheduled hours for the Flood Relief Donation Center for the next few days are as follows: Saturday, May 15, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Sunday, May 16, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm OLD TIMERS' FIELD RESCUE EFFORT Shelby Park SAT. MAY 15, 10 A.M. What On Saturday, at 9am, a group is meeting at Jackson Park Church to go work on a couple of neighborhood houses. If you'd like to help, dress appropriately, bring any tools you have and join us! Receive and sort donations. We are looking for more volunteers to cover additional hours on the weekend, especially Sunday and on other days as well. If you can volunteer to help at this center, please call Angie Edwards at 615-569-1128.
INITIALLY this location is open ONLY FOR THE RECEIPT OF DONATIONS OF SUCH LARGER ITEMS. We will first build the stock, get it organized and then we will let everyone know when/how we will be able to do the distribution of such items to the people in need.

Friends of Shelby Park SHELBY PARK/BOTTOMS CLEAN-UP. THE BALLFIELDS ARE IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE. BRING HEAVY-DUTY GARBAGE BAGS, WORK GLOVES, and RAKES. WEAR WORK SHOES. MUCH GARBAGE HAS COLLECTED ALONG CHAIN LINK FENCING. THERE ARE DEAD FISH, GARBAGE RECEPTACLES ARE OVERTURNED. A CRUST OF MUD HAS COVERED THE GRASS IN THE FIELD-(HENCE THE RAKES TO BREAK THRU). DEPENDING ON TURN OUT, FOS CAN BEGIN TO CLEAN-UP ADJACENT AREAS. THE FIELDS FOR JESS NEELY ARE ALSO IN BAD SHAPE.

Sunday, May 16th (weather permitting), from 2:30 p.m until 6:30 p.m., Riverwood church of Christ 1904 McGavock Pike Outreach to community members that have requested help If you need childcare and plan to join us, please either call the church office by noon on Sunday at 228-3854 or email us at riverwoodcc@yahoo.com.
The Southeast Nashville Flood Relief Center Antioch United Methodist Church (41 Tusculum Rd in Antioch) Deploying volunteers for at least another week. The hours of our center are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. If you have questions call our hotline at 290-7785 or visit our website at http://senashvillefoodhelp.com. (details unknown—call for info) Beech Creek Church 3101 Curtis Nashville, TN 37218

Riverwood church of Christ will be hosting an organized effort to get out into our immediate community and offer support to those who have made requests for help. We will be providing childcare during those hours and will provide dinner for all volunteers and children, beginning at 6:30 p.m. If you have questions, please contact us. Riverwood church of Christ 1904 McGavock Pike 228-3854 riverwoodcc@yahoo.com
These projects are primarily related to removing saturated materials and cleaning homes. We have a "system" in place to avoid the chaos that many have experienced in other places. The goal is the best connect needs with resources, and folks will have plenty of opportunity to interact with their neighbors.

39 homes need to be taken down to the studs Contacts: Harriet Vaughn: 364-3564 or halv08@yahoo.com Laquita Summey: 584-7987 or LJS_summey@yahoo.com Damien Durr: 589-8108 or durrconsult@yahoo.com

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