Spirit Creek Middle School Project

30 volunteers will help to clean classrooms and the dugouts as well as working on landscaping. There are still some openings, come to Faith Outreach Church at 7:30am Saturday!

Parents Day Out

50 Volunteers will host a parents day out at First Presbyterian Church for any Richmond county foster parents. This is a project that you can bring your own kids to, and is a great way for your entire family to serve together! Some slots left, come to First Presbyterian Church Saturday at 8:00 am!

Hephzibah High School Project

30 volunteers are needed to help clean and beautify the courtyard, work on landscaping, and pressure wash in front of the school. There are still some openings, come to Faith Outreach Church at 7:30am Saturday!

Downtown Litter Cleanup

 25 volunteers will go through all the streets in the business district and the Riverwalk to clean up litter. Project Leader: Rick Keuroglian (City Hope Alliance)

Material Needs: trash bags, trash grabbers

Literacy and Math Center

20 volunteers will help with a beautification project in the school courtyard to remove old plants, build raised beds, plant flowers, and pressure wash a patio. Project Leader: Marie Gunter-Blindauer (Literacy and Math Center)

Materials needed: Chainsaw, shovels, wheelbarrow, pressure washer.

Olde Town Beautification

 40 volunteers are needed to help clean out and refresh flower beds on Broad and Greene Streets. Some slots are open, come to First Presbyterian Church at 8:00 am Saturday!

Cleanup at Jamestown Community Center

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Cleanup at Lock & Dam Park

30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Cleanup Eisenhower Park

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Cleanup Hickman Park

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Cleanup at Butler Creek North View Park

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Cleanup at Brigham Community Center

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Tutt Middle School

8 volunteers are needed to help do landscaping and work on flower beds to help beautify the school.

Materials Needed: 5 picnic tables, planting soil, and flowers.

Crawford Ave Baptist

20 volunteers will help paint and do maintenance at the church as well as prepare for a yard sale to support a local adoption. Project Leader: Jan Bourdo (Crawford Ave Baptist)

Downtown Parking Cleanup

 60 volunteers will clean out trash and debris clogging the drainage in parking areas on Broad Street. Project Leader: Matt Aitken (Sherman and Hemstreet Realty)

Harrisburg Litter Cleanup

We are looking for 100 volunteers to help pick up trash on every street in Harrisburg. This project is kid friendly! Project Leader: Christel Jiles (Turn Back the Block)

School Picnic Table Project

 We need 10 skilled volunteers with pick up trucks to pick up, assemble, sand, and stain picnic tables area schools. Project leader: Billy English (First Presbyterian)

Materials Needed: 10 Picnic tables, 3 gallons of sealant, paint brushes

Harrisburg Community Garden

5 volunteers will do some gardening and cleanup around the community garden and porch library. Project Leader: Christel Jiles (Turn Back the Block)

Cleanup at Pendleton King Park

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

Craig-Houghton Elementary School

 50 volunteers will help with painting, cleaning, organizing classrooms, and landscaping. Project Leader: Stephen Pittman (Hope for Augusta)

Materials Needed: 5 picnic tables, 3 gallons of paint, cleaning supplies

Hornsby Middle School

40 volunteers will help with painting, cleaning, and landscaping as well as installing 5 picnic tables. Project Leader: Candyn Turman (Hope for Augusta)

Material Needs: 5 picnic tables, 10 gallons of paint, flowers and planting soil.

Sand Hills House Demolition

 25 volunteers are needed to help with cleanup from demolishing an abandoned house to help remove blight from the neighborhood. Project Leader: Chris Johnson (Greater Mt. Canaan Church)

Sand Hills Community Garden

 20 volunteers are needed to help establish a community garden with the Sand Hills neighborhood. Project Leader: Chris Johnson (Greater Mt. Canaan Church)

Material Needed: Lumber to build raised beds, garden soil, and flowers.

Sand Hills Community Center Cleanup

20 volunteers are needed to help clean up at the community center. Project Leader: Chris Johnson (Greater Mt. Canaan Church)

Lake Forest Hills Elementary School

20 volunteers are needed to help do landscaping and work on flower beds to help beautify the school.

Materials Needed: 5 picnic tables, planting soil, and flowers.

Glen Hills Mission Center

70 volunteers will do cleanup projects, landscaping, and painting at this community center. Project Leader: Stephen Newman (Warren Baptist Church)

Materials Needed: 5 gallons of paint, plants for landscaping

Parent's Day Out (VBS)

45 volunteers are needed to put on a VBS type event for kids of low income families and provide a parent’s day out. Project Leader: Stephen Newman (Warren Baptist Church)

DFCS Office Project

 50 volunteers will help to repaint rooms in the Division of Family and Children Services office and prepare care packages for children and workers. Project Leader: Shelby Dodd (Warren Baptist)

Materials Needed: 10 gallons of paint

C. T. Walker House

Volunteers will be cleaning up debris around this historic site in efforts to prepare for a large remodeling and preservation project. Project Leader Hawthorne Welcher (Augusta Housing and Development)

Christ Community Health Services

The downtown community is in incredible need of 20 volunteers to improve the aesthetics of Christ Community Health Services.  CCHS has recently expanded, and we are going to partner with them and serve their clinic because of all the ways they serve the downtown community!

Cleanup at Diamond Lakes Regional Park

 30 volunteers are needed to clean up litter and debris at the park. Project Leader: Savannah Riverkeeper

May Park Cleanup

10 volunteers are needed who can arrive early to help with registration at First Presbyterian Church for the downtown projects.  Following this they will help to set up for lunch at May Park and clean up litter in the park.

Richmond Academy High School

45 volunteers will help repaint ramps and handrails throughout the school as well as organize storage rooms. Project Leader: Ron Jones (The Hill Baptist)

Materials Needed: 5 Gallons of paint, paint rollers, paint scrapers, paint brushes, 5 picnic tables

Litter Cleanup on Wrightsboro Road

Volunteers will pick up litter along Wrightsboro Road in Laney Walker/Bethlehem areas.  Project Leader: Augusta Marshal’s Office

Paine College House Demolition Cleanup

 20 volunteers are needed to help with cleanup efforts and the demolition of an abandoned house to help develop the Paine College property. Project Leader: Paine College

Deck for Safe Home

10 volunteers are needed to help build a deck onto a local safe home for women and children.

CityServe Augusta is an initiative to help organize local churches, nonprofits, and community leaders to partner together to address community needs. We seek to do this while promoting unity, diversity, and community that could lead to ongoing partnership in Christ’s name.

CityServe Augusta Honorary Chairmen

Dr. Charles Goodman

Tabernacle Baptist Church

Dr. David McKinley

Warren Baptist Church

Dr. George Robertson

First Presbyterian Church

February 23rd Vision Luncheon

Over 60 groups were represented at our vision luncheon on February 23rd.  Guests came from churches, non-profits, local businesses, and government agencies to discuss ways we can work together to serve our community. We heard from guest speaker, Kevin Palau, about his experience with similar projects in other cities. We also heard from Mayor Hardie Davis, and the CityServe chairmen about the upcoming April 29th Day of Service.

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