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Pitch In for Parks-Citywide Volunteer Cleanup
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This summer, the Chicago Parks Foundation is leading Pitch In for the Parks, a new citywide volunteer initiative to help keep our city’s 600+ parks clean, and we invite you to pitch in! In the past few weeks, more than 1,000 volunteers have pitched in at 100+ park clean-ups throughout the city. JOIN US! We encourage your group to sign up to adopt a local park in your area. We'll deliver clean-up supplies to you (trash bags, face masks, reusable gloves, water), and you select your clean-up

 Export to Your Calendar 8/25/2020 to 11/20/2020
When: Beginning on August 25, weekly
Where: United States

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Pitch In for the Parks

In the past few weeks, more than 1,000 volunteers have pitched in at 100+ park clean-ups throughout the city.

JOIN US! We encourage your group tosign up to adopt a local park in your area. We'll deliver clean-up supplies to you (trash bags, face masks, reusable gloves, water), and you select your clean-up dates at your group's convenience now through Fall. Gather your neighbors, coworkers, religious group, friends, family - all are welcome.Get started by signing up here.

 

Please also help us spread the word bysharing this information to your local lists. See attached press release (with link to photos) and social graphic. And check out more in Block Club ChicagoWTTW, and ABC7 Chicago

 

All volunteers will practice safety guidelines in accordance with the Chicago Park District and the City of Chicago, including wearing a face covering and protective gloves, and working in small groups to maintain physical distancing.



Pitch In for the Parks is presented in partnership with Chicago Association of REALTORS®, Chicago Bears, Boxed Water, and the Chicago Park District. The Chicago Parks Foundation is the 501c3 partner of the Chicago parks.

 

 

 

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Michaele Strauch

Manager of Communications

C H I C A G O    P A R K S    F O U N D A T I O N
The 501c3 Partner of the Chicago Parks

(773) 505-9593 chicagoparksfoundation.org

 

A Citywide Volunteer Park Clean-Up Effort

Join us - the parks need you to pitch in! The Chicago Parks Foundation is providing trash pick-up supplies and safety guidelines to help keep our parks clean this summer.

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