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Greenbriar Community Center – Placemats for Fort Worth’s Bravest

fire17Their activity is called, Placemats for Fort Worth’s Bravest, on Friday, January 27, 4:30-5:30 pm.
Our After School Program is creating placemats to present to our local City’s Firemen at Fire Station 17. They will be delivered to  Fire Station 17, 5151 Hemphill Street Fort Worth, TX 76115.
For more information, please email mayra.valadez@fortworthtexas.gov or call 817.926.6214
Thanks to organizers, Mayra Valadez and Daniel Duncan for leadership in compassion.
#MayorsWeekOfService #27 #District9

 

Williams Trew adopts Delta Company 1-325 of the 82nd Airborne Division of the US Army!

deltacoTheir activity is called,”Williams Trew LOVES Delta Company,” and donations may be dropped off January 23-29, during office hours. (Items will be shipped Feb. 1)

Williams Trew is ‘adopting’ the Delta Company 1-325 of the 82nd Airborne Division of the US Army.
Williams Trew agents & staff will be collecting candy, cookies, snacks and handwritten notes of appreciation to send to the Company which was recently deployed.
Our intent is to show our appreciation to our service men and women and highlight the supportive nature and fine citizens of Fort Worth, Texas! (Brice Owen Anthony, AHHS class of ’15 is a member of Delta Company) williamstrew
Donations may be dropped off at the Williams Trew offices at 3707 Camp Bowie Blvd #300, 76109 AND 2821 S. Hulen, 76109.
For more information, email terri.jones@williamstrew.com or call 817-570-9409.
Check out their Website as well: Williams Trew Real Estate
Thanks to organizer, Terri Jones for leadership in compassion.
#MayorsWeekOfService #23 #24 #25 #26 #27 #28 #29 #District7 #District3

Kim Ledbetter’s Fashion Design Class at JP Elder Middle School

jpelderTheir activity is called, “PLARN” and it will be held on Tuesday, January 24 & Thursday, January 26, 10:20 am – 4:20 pm.

Kim’s fashion design classes will be making “plarn” (plastic yarn) out of plastic shopping bags. They make the “plarn” and give it to ladies from Wedgwood Baptist Church to crochet into sleeping mats for the homeless.
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Inspiration for this project came from this report: https://youtu.be/hU3uBCgMaNA
It will be held at JP Elder Middle School, 709 NW 21st Street, FW 76164
Thanks to organizer, Kim Ledbetter, for leadership in compassion.
#MayorsWeekOfService #24 #26 #District2

 

 

City of Fort Worth PARD Operations Contract Management Division – Cobb Park Clean Up Day

cobbpark1Their activity is called, Cobb Park Clean Up Day and it will be held on Friday, January 27, 8:00 am – Noon.
Volunteers will assemble at Cobb Park to pick up trash and beautify the park. Dress weather appropriate, and you may want to bring some gloves.
It will be held at Cobb Park, 2600 Cobb Park Dr. Fort Worth, TX 76105
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To volunteer, or for more information please email terrance.jones@fortworthtexas.gov or call 817-392-5125.
Thanks to organizer, Terrance Jones for leadership in compassion.
#MayorsWeekOfService #27 #District8

Project 4031 – Serving Hospice Families

project4031aTheir activity is called, Serving Hospice Families, and it will be held on Friday, January 27, 3:00 – 5:00 pm.
Volunteers will be providing light yard work for families in need.
The activity will begin at 708 May St. Fort Worth TX 76126
To volunteer, please go to www.project4031.org, email krobertson@project4031.org or call (817) 235-7062
Thanks to organizer, Kristina Robertson, for leadership in compassion.
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#MayorsWeekOfService #27 #District9

 

A Group of Fort Worth Photographers – Photographs and Prints

Their activity is called, Photographs and Prints, and it will be held on Sunday, January 29, 2:00-5:00PM.
photographerA group of Fort Worth Photographers will be creatively giving back to the homeless community by taking professional photos for those in need, and giving them a print. This is an action designed to increase dignity, as well as give the individual the opportunity to use the photograph for professional purposes, give as a gift, or simply hold close.
It will be held near 5650 E. Lancaster, near the Presbyterian Night Shelter.
For more information, email Lola@Lavenderpathways.com or call 817-233-5754.
Thanks to organizer, Lola Hardisty for leadership in compassion.
#MayorsWeekOfService #29 #District8

 

City Life Church -Neighborhood Prayer and Blessing

Their activity is called, Neighborhood Prayer and Blessing, and it will be held on Saturday, January 21, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.prayer

Members of City Life’s prayer team will walk the streets of their Downtown neighborhood, praying for God’s blessing to rest on the residents, places of worship, offices and public spaces. They will be asking God for a spirit of peace and unity to pervade our city, and that the message of the authentic love of Jesus will be made known in the hearts and lives of all who come and go through downtown.

citylife2It will be held at City Life Church, 915 Florence St, 76102.
Check out their Website as well: www.CityLifeCenter.org
Thanks to organizers, Jake & Lindsey Nunn, for leadership in compassion.
#MayorsWeekOfService #21 #District9