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    • 05/02/2024
    • 06:00 (EDT)
    • 05/31/2024
    • 22:59 (EDT)
    • Ellicott City, MD, 21042
    Register

    Sewa Maryland LEAD Volunteers would be collecting non-perishable food items for donating to the local food banks and pantries. Each LEAD volunteer can get maximum 4 hours per month.



    • 06/01/2024
    • 09:00 - 10:50 (EDT)
    • 90 Horseneck Rd, Montville, NJ, 07045
    Register

    Sewa North Jersey has partnered with Montville Township public Library to help with the Book Drive. This is a community effort to collect gently used books for the Book sale at the library.



    • 06/01/2024
    • 09:00 (EDT)
    • 07/31/2024
    • 21:00 (EDT)
    • Informed through Email, 48085
    Register

    Join us in making a difference for the planet!

    Register now if you're passionate about reducing your environmental footprint and taking action for a healthier world.

    As a volunteer, you will receive a cotton bag to personalize with your own unique artwork or painting. Let's work together to avoid plastic bags, which not only harm our environment but also pose a risk to our health.

    By participating, you'll be taking a vital step towards creating a more sustainable future.

    Let's make a positive impact and create a healthier planet for all!

    For any questions email at detroit@sewausa.org



    • 06/01/2024
    • 10:00 - 13:00 (EDT)
    • 8000 Harriet Tubman Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
    • 3
    Register


    Volunteers will receive a brief educational lesson on climate-smart farming practices and learn how to steward the land in an environmentally sustainable way at the Freetown Farm of Community Ecology Institute (CEI). They will also tend to produce plants. Freetown is the host site that teaches people how to sustainably garden and where the organization grows produce for local food pantries.

    Please register for the event using the QR code or the link given in the flyer. Each volunteer needs to register separately. After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.

    Event Duration: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm 

    (30 minutes of additional time before and after the event is added to event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in and Check-out.)

    Please fill the sign-in form/farm waiver at this link and submit: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/0ee761930e6246a3b0c8d84a46574588

    Volunteers need to do the following when coming to the farm:
    - Wear closed-toe shoes that you don't mind getting dirty
    - Wear long, comfortable pants that you don't mind getting dirty
    - Hat (optional)
    - Gardening gloves (optional, can be provided if needed)
    - Bug spray (optional, can be provided if needed)
    - Sunscreen (optional, can be provided if needed)

    For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613


    • 06/01/2024
    • 10:30 - 14:30 (EDT)
    • 5301 Park Ave, 15102
    Register


    We will be rebuilding this community garden operated by SHIM. Work will involve organizing garden beds, laying landscaping fabric, fixing fencing, installing watering system, filling raised beds and seeding.



    • 06/01/2024
    • 09:00 - 12:00 (PDT)
    • Mountain View, 94043
    Register

    Sewa International has partnered with Canopy for our final tree planting event of the season. Volunteers will assist in planting approximately 18 trees and applying mulch. For queries, Contact - servebayarea@gmail.com



    • 06/01/2024
    • 13:30 - 15:30 (EDT)
    • 5437 W Jefferson Ave, Trenton, MI, 48183
    Register

    Join us to learn about different types and ways wildlife forms families, explore the Humbug Marsh to look for wildlife homes.Humbug Marsh is a 410 acre hotspot of biodiversity in an urban landscape designated as a Wetland of International Importance.Located along the Detroit River, straddling both Trenton and Gibraltar Michigan, this site is the last undeveloped mile of the Detroit River on the U.S. side of the border.



    • 06/08/2024
    • 09:00 - 12:00 (EDT)
    • 890 W Bridge Street, 19067
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    Join us to learn and participate in improving natural habitats and controlling invasive species, increasing native plant biodiversity, and restoring healthy soils.



    • 06/08/2024
    • 09:00 - 12:00 (EDT)
    • Prather Park 12575 River Rd, Carmel, IN, 46033
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    In collaboration with the Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation, Sewa International Indianapolis Chapter will be apart of the Weed Wranglers event. We will be picking invasive plants and weeds from the park and cleaning it up. We look forward to seeing you there!



    • 06/08/2024
    • 08:00 (CDT)
    • 06/09/2024
    • 12:00 (CDT)
    • HMM Community Center 3515 US-90 Alt, Rosenberg, Texas, 77471
    Register

    Volunteers will assist in installation and clean up of HMM Community center for upcoming events. The community center is a vibrant and safe space for all to enjoy with family and friends, and reconnect with the cultural roots.



    • 06/08/2024
    • 09:00 - 11:30 (EDT)
    • 9537, Courthouse Road, Vienna , VA
    Register


    Sewa DC Chapter - 9/11 National Day of service event - Invasive Plant Removal at-

    Nottoway Park

    9537 Courthouse Road

    Vienna, VA

    Saturday, June 8, 2024

    9:00am to 11:30am

    We will be working at the gardening plots. As we approach the date, details of the parking will be shared in an email. 

    Refreshments will be served. Thanks.

    • 06/08/2024
    • 09:00 - 11:00 (EDT)
    • 6045 Post Rd, Cumming, GA 30040, 30040

    We are scheduling the Majors Road clean up on Saturday, June 8 from 9:00 - 11:00am. Start at Majors Road-Post Road intersection in Vickery Village. End at Majors Road-Castleberry road intersection near Grace Chappel. Please bring a friend and join Sewa to make a visible impact on your local environment while building community and group pride.



    • 06/08/2024
    • 10:00 - 13:00 (EDT)
    • 8000 Harriet Tubman Lane Columbia, MD, 20144
    • 1
    Register

    Volunteers will receive a brief educational lesson on climate-smart farming practices and learn how to steward the land in an environmentally sustainable way at the Freetown Farm of Community Ecology Institute (CEI). They will also tend to produce plants. Freetown is the host site that teaches people how to sustainably garden and where the organization grows produce for local food pantries.

    Please register for the event using the QR code or the link given in the flyer. Each volunteer needs to register separately. After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.

    Event Duration: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

    (30 minutes of additional time before and after the event is added to event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in and Check-out.)

    Please fill the sign-in form/farm waiver at this link and submit: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/0ee761930e6246a3b0c8d84a46574588

    Volunteers need to do the following when coming to the farm:
    - Wear closed-toe shoes that you don't mind getting dirty
    - Wear long, comfortable pants that you don't mind getting dirty
    - Hat (optional)
    - Gardening gloves (optional, can be provided if needed)
    - Bug spray (optional, can be provided if needed)
    - Sunscreen (optional, can be provided if needed)

    For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613

    • 06/15/2024
    • 09:45 - 12:00 (EDT)
    • 6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD, 21044
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Join Sewa International, Maryland Chapter, and Howard County Recreation and Parks (HCRP) invite you to volunteer in an Environmental Conservation Stewardship Project at Robinson Nature Center, Columbia. We will be planting native trees and shrubs, removing invasive plants, and beautifying the native perennial gardens with planting additional native perennials. Come with family members, friends, and neighbors to participate in this activity to help our planet Earth.

    - Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult (Minimum age: 12)

    - All tools, gloves, snacks, refreshments, plants, and guidance are provided

    - Please bring refillable water bottle, water will be provided

    - Please wear clothing for working outdoors; closed toed shoes are required

    - Free T-shirts will be provided. Please wear your Sewa T-shirt if you have it already

    - Event may cancel due to bad weather



    • 06/22/2024
    • 08:45 - 11:00 (EDT)
    • 2000 Shorefield Rd, Silver Spring, MD, 20902
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    Maryland Chapter of Sewa International and Montgomery Parks invite you to join in cleaning-up the Wheaton Regional Park in the Greater DC region. Help the environment and also give back to the community!  Bring along your friends, family, and neighbors. Receive a free T-shirt and enjoy a snack! Please register for the event using the link or the QR code. Each volunteer needs to sign up separately.After registration, more details will be sent to you via email.Clean-up Duration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am (15 minutes of additional time is added to the event registration for volunteers to complete the Check-in upon arrival at the event.)Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.For any questions, please reach out to maryland@sewausa.org or 323-963-9613We look forward to seeing you on June 22.

    • 06/22/2024
    • 08:30 - 10:30 (CDT)
    • 5331 1/2 W Parmer Ln, Austin, TX, 78727
    Register

    In partnership with Texas Adopt A Beach, join the Sewa team in our beach clean up effort. Bring along your family and friends to make a meaningful contribution to Mother Earth



    • 06/22/2024
    • 10:00 - 13:00 (MDT)
    • Phoenix, 85017
    Register

    Register, get a reusable bag, paint the theme "Be Drastic, Eliminate Plastic" and get a chance to win. Help keep environment plastic free and clean.



    • 06/29/2024
    • 09:00 - 12:00 (EDT)
    • Brinton Run Preserve, 6 Oakland Rd, Chadds Ford, PA, 19317
    Register

    Tree maintenance, restoration and invasive plants removal



    • 06/29/2024
    • 10:00 - 15:00 (PDT)
    • 10200 Crow Canyon Rd, Castro Valley, CA, 94552
    Register

    Sewa International has partnered with GreenFriends Farm for this event. Volunteers will contribute to both indoor and outdoor activities at GreenFriends Farm. Outdoors, you will assist in beautifying the Garden and Orchard through activities such as harvesting, weeding, tree care, fencing and creating a walking path with mulch. Indoors, volunteers will help in the Temple with organizing and cleaning projects. For queries, Contact - servebayarea@gmail.com



    • 08/10/2024
    • 09:00 - 11:00 (EDT)
    • 1050 Brushfoot Trail, Suwanee, GA 30024, 30024

    We are scheduling the James Burgess Road clean up on Saturday, August 10, 2024 from 9:00 - 11:00am. Start at James Burgess-Nichols Road junction. End at James Burgess-Patrick Circle junction. Please bring a friend and join Sewa to make a visible impact on your local environment while building community and group pride.



    • 09/08/2024
    • 09:00 - 13:00 (EDT)
    • Occoquan Regional Park, 9571 Old OX Rd, Lorton, VA 22079, 22079
    Register

    National Sewa Day of Service: Culmination event5K run and Saplings giveaway



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