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Enchanted Forest Beautification Project
City of North Miami Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon park

Volunteer your time with City of North Miami Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park! Volunteers will be assisting staff with a park clean-up and beautification projects. This service event will take place on Sunday, August 14th and Sunday, September 11th. Both shifts are from 8:00am - 10:00am. Please Note: - Participants need to sign a waiver. - Bring water, gloves and wear closed toe shoes. - The park is awarding students double community service hours. - Plan to meet under the east picnic shelter. The Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park is a 22-acre oasis of subtropical plants, trees and animals which borders Arch Creek in the heart of North Miami. It offers scenic beauty, paved trails and 2 picnic facilities that can be rented for special events and parties. There is also a private pony ride concession within the park. There are special events and programs offered at the park throughout the year. There is also a private pony ride concession within the park. Not only is there a private pony ride concession within the park, but also a petting zoo with goats, chickens, pigs, horses, ducks, donkey, ponies and, miniature horses.

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Venetian Causeway Coastal Cleanup
Miami-Dade Parks

On the fourth Saturday of every month, volunteers can assist the Causeway staff and beautify this coastal park to keep our ocean ecosystem healthy. Gloves and trash bags will be provided, but volunteers are encouraged to bring their own reusable gloves to reduce waste. Responsibilities and Duties: Removing microplastic and trash along the Green Space Park on Venetian Causeway's shoreline; additional tasks as needed. Qualifications: Youth under 15 must have a parent / guardian present. Commitment Expected: Please arrive at your scheduled start time and practice social distancing. Masks recommended. Community service hours letter will be emailed, by request, following the event.

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Support Our Food Pantry
Salvation Army - Miami Area Command

Volunteers are needed to pack groceries bags from our pantry for our clients to be distributed and support handing out the first 100 grocery bags to clients. Volunteers will be packing grocery bags during both shifts Tuesday - Friday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Volunteers will support in distributing food to clients 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM. At the Salvation Army, our doors are open every day, and night of the year. Through our emergency housing facilities, homeless shelters, transitional living centers, group homes, and family shelters, we provide over 10 million nights of lodging annually. In addition to supplying shelter from the elements, beds, food, and basic hygiene resources to those in need, we help combat long-term homelessness in America by serving homeless adults, veterans, and children with holistic physical, emotional, and spiritual support.

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Hurricane Preparedness Kit Packing Project
United Way Miami, Inc.

Join United Way and VolunteerMiami as we help South Florida families prepare for this year's hurricane season. The 2022 hurricane season officially runs until November 30th. Hurricane Preparedness Kits will support community members in need when inclement weather impacts Miami-Dade County. A minimum of five items packed in a sturdy paper or plastic bag will equal one completed kit. Letters for community service hours will be provided upon request. Five completed kits will equal one hour of community service. An Amazon Wish List will be provided via email after registering for the project via www.VolunteerMiami.org Suggested Items: Water Bottle First Aid Kit LED Flashlight Rain Poncho Emergency Medical ID Card Waterproof Document Bags Foil Blanket Baby Wipes Trash Bags Compass Fire Starter Kit Whistle Completed kits may be dropped of at United Way Miami on weekdays from 8:30am to 5:30pm throughout the month of August. There will be a drop-off bin located in the lobby of United Way's Ansin Building: 3250 SW 3rd Avenue Miami, FL 33129 Volunteering with United Way Miami is an inspiring way to lead through service and show the local community what it truly means to Live United. Share photos of your kit-packing project and tag us on social media: @UnitedWayMiami and #StrongerMiami.

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