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Listed below are projects for small groups to complete. Each project requires a certain set of skills to complete. Some may require you to bring your own tools.

Please look over the list of projects to see if you can help! Projects that are flagged are being reviewed by groups to determine if they can complete the need.


Project 0001

Clean / Sanitize Toys in Children's Playroom in the Shelter

Cleaning materials will be supplied.

Location:

302 S. Union, Decatur

Frequency:

Once a month

 

Project 0006

Paint walls of Dove's conference room.

Supplies Needed:  paint brushes, rollers, drop clothes

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

Project 0007

 

Weatherproofing garden fence

Supplies needed:  tools and finished for the weatherproofing of the fence

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

Project 0010

Paint all or some of the window seals around the shelter

Tools needed:  painting tools and white paint

most are ground level but some are on the 2nd story as you get to the back parking lot area

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

Project 0011

pull weeds from plant beds near building on Union Street side

Tools needed:  gloves and plant bags

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

Project 0012

paint trim under the roof line at the shelter

2 sides are one story level, 4 sides are two story

Tools needed:  painting tools and white paint

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

 

Project 0013

paint roof line, on a hill from one story to two story

Tools needed:  painting tool, (ladder or lift?), white paint

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

Project 0014

pull weeds and add low maintenance ground cover for small area between building and asphalt parking lot

Tools needed:  gloves, yard bags, shade low maintenance plants

Location:  302 S. Union, Decatur

Project 0019

wash concrete bench, maybe paint?

Tools needed:  hose and scrub brush?

Location:  788 E. Clay, Decatur

Project 0020

trim up the branches on the tree near the sidewalk for pedestrians

Tools needed:  trimmer

Location:  788 E. Clay, Decatur

Project 0021

save the tree from the wild growth

Tools needed:  trimmer

Location:  788 E. Clay, Decatur

Project 0021

reclaim the flowerbeds, 3-4 just flowers, 3 or so with hedges

Tools needed:  gardening tools, gloves and yard bags

Location:  788 E. Clay, Decatur

Project 0022

paint the metal trim in the round windows, 1 one-story and 3 two-story

Tools needed:  clean up and painting tools, and paint

Location:  788 E. Clay, Decatur

Project 0023

paint the light pole at the front entrance

Tools needed:  black spray paint for metal

Location:  788 E. Clay, Decatur

Project 0024

paint handrail at entrance

Tools needed:  painting tools and black paint

Location:  788 E. Clay,  Decatur

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