Volunteer With Your Valentine!

Help clean up San Francisco's Chinatown on February 12

Monday, Feb 15, 2010  |  Updated 1:23 PM PDT
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“Volunteer with your Valentine” is a special cleanup hosted by the San Francisco Department of Public Works, community groups and other city agencies helping to spruce up Chinatown for the Chinese New Year.

Volunteers will help plant trees, remove weeds, paint out graffiti, paint public walls and pick up litter at a public housing development, school grounds, Portsmouth Square, the Stockton Tunnel, and various streets in Chinatown.

All volunteers who sign up in advance will get a free lunch!

Name of Event: Volunteer with Your Valentine
Time: 9 am to 1 pm
Date: Friday, February 12, 2010
Location: North Ping Yuen, 838 Pacific Avenue @ Stockton
Contact: Shih-Wei Lu
Contact Email: volunteer@sfdpw.org
Contact Phone: (415) 554-6930
Age Restrictions: Volunteers of all ages welcome!  Children must be supervised by accompanied an adult.
Type of Work: gardening, graffiti abatement, painting, litter pickup
Attire: closed toed shoes, clothes will get dirty in
Items to Bring: drinking water
Meals Provided: Pastry in the morning, lunch around noon for volunteers who sign up in advance
Beverages Provided: water provided

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