Green The Block – 9.11.09 National Day of Service

Posted by Trish Riley, September 10, 2009

President Obama has called upon all Americans to participate in our nation’s recovery and renewal by serving in our communities on September 11, 2009, National Service Day, as part of the United We Serve initiative.Green The Block is proud to stand in solidarity with the President and United We Serve. We call upon you to participate in the 9.11.09 Green The Block National Day of Service.

via Green The Block – 9.11.09 National Day of Service.

LOCAL GAINESVILLE EVENT:

We Care Victory Garden

Gainesville, FL

September 11, 2009 09:00AM to 12:00PM

Hosted by NKwanda Jah

Event Description:
Cultural Arts Coalition will work with a local school located in the African American community. We will ask educators youth church health educators elected officials and community organizations to participate and educate the larger community. Food from the garden will be given to students and or senior citizens for a healthier diet. The project hopes to serve as education necesary to live healthy lives fighting obesity, high blood pressure, and diabetes.

Ground breaking and actual planting seeds will take place Sept 11th, 9am.

Location:
321 NW 10th St

http://service.greentheblock.net/greentheblock/events/show/9923

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