Projects 2016

School: Steven Millard Elementary Flower Beds

Community • Education • Environment

Revamp 2 big flower beds (I have 2 photos.) All donations are welcome.

Volunteers may bring small gardening tools if they have them.

5 Volunteers needed

5200 Valpey Park Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


General Volunteerism

Community • Overall
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All Volunteers needed

Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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Compassion Network Drive – Diapers!

Community • Family
We need diapers! Mostly we need sizes 4, 5 & 6, but we’ll take any!  Please drop off diapers at the FRC (address below) on Saturday between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm.

All Volunteers needed

39155 Liberty Street, Suite H840 – Fremont , CA 94555
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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Beautification – Warwick Elementary School

Community • Education
Volunteers will pick up all litter on campus and do some small projects around the grounds. Volunteers can meet in front of the school office.  We will also be creating a beautiful wall mural in the Kindergarten area, feel free to join us for that!

10 Volunteers needed

3375 Warwick Road – Fremont , CA 94555
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
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Islamic Center of Fremont – Socks and Gloves Drive

Community • Drive
The Islamic Center of Fremont is looking for donations of socks and gloves to distribute to the community’s needy and homeless.

New Pairs of Socks and Gloves Wanted

Drop-off Location: Islamic Center of Fremont – 4039 Irvington Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538

Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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City of Fremont – Graffiti Abatement

Community • Environment
Volunteers will work with a local code enforcement officer to remove graffiti at undisclosed locations.

10 Volunteers needed

Volunteers should wear old clothing they don’t mind getting dirty and be ready to go at 8 am. We will provide volunteers with meeting location/information when they sign up!  Depending on how many people sign up, volunteers may need to drive their own vehicles and/or carpool. We will supply the paint.  Volunteers should bring their own water and snacks as needed.

Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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Compassionate Fremont Holiday Food Collection

Community • Compassion • End Hunger

Food drive is for the holiday season collection.
Non perishable food only. Specific needs are: stuffing, canned green beans, canned corn, cranberry sauce, cream of mushroom soup.

Drop off Site #1

St. Joseph Church Parking Lot
43148 Mission Blvd. Fremont, CA
Saturday October 22nd, 2016 – 10 am – 1 pm

Drop off Site #2

Islamic Center of Fremont Parking Lot
4039 Irvington. Fremont, CA
Saturday October 22nd, 2016 – 10 am – 1 pm

Drop off Site #3

Central Park (Paseo Padre Area at park: Lyons 1)
40000 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA
Saturday October 22nd, 2016 – 10 am – 1 pm


Individual Needs Help Moving

Community • Relocation
A low-income individual needs help moving because they can no longer afford to live at their current location.

2 Volunteers needed

Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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Hope Card Writing for Veterans

Community • Veterans
Members of St. Paul United Methodist will create “hope” cards for distribution to local veterans.

Volunteers Needed: TBA

Volunteers are members of St. Paul United Methodist church.

Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 10:00 AM
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Fremont Christian School’s My Favorite Cereal Drive

Community • Homelessness • Hunger
We are collecting boxes and bags of unopened cereal to distribute to the community
Students in all classrooms will collect cereal for local food pantry (Compassion Network).

DROP OFF: We will be taking boxes of cereal 9-12pm at Fremont Family Resource Center: 39155 Liberty Street, suite H840.

Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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Compassion Network’s Shoe Drive

Community • Health-related • Homelessness
We are seeking the donation of shoes at Compassion Network HQ, especially winter shoes for kids and adults.

50 donors needed

DROP OFF: Fremont Family Resource Center: 39155 Liberty Street, suite H840.
Saturday October 22nd, 2016 – 10 am – 1 pm

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Tule Ponds Workday at Tyson Lagoon

Community • Education • Environment
Lagoon clean-up and maintenance – (collecting and/or sowing seeds) Native plant installation (planting trees, shrubs or wildflowers) Non-native plant removal. Trash removal.

10 Volunteers needed

Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
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California Nursery Historical Park – Restoration Project

Community • Education • Environment
Gardening, repair drip system: trim dead heads, pull weeds, flag drip system.

10 Volunteers needed

Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
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 Community Ambassadors Outreach to Seniors (CAPS)

Community • Seniors
Volunteers will be dispersing throughout the city to help seniors in need.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Volunteers will meet at the Fremont Family Resource Center located at 39155 Liberty Street in the parking lot between the buildings marked ‘ABCD’ and ‘EFGH’

Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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 LEAF – Post harvest clearing and winter sowing

Community • Environment
The tasks will involve clearing out summer veggies, removing weeds, laying down cardboard, and sowing winter veggie seeds.

We will provide drinks and snacks but not lunch. (bring bag lunch/water, gloves)

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

C.R. Stone Garden on Mowry near Mission Blvd,Mission Vally Vet Clinic at 55 Mowry Avenue Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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 Clinic – Bike Repair and Preparation

Community • Maintenance
Volunteers will gather to repair and prepare bikes to be given out at Christmas time.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Volunteers will gather at Bridges church, 505 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA 94539
Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Bridges Church – Baking Project

Community • Food
Volunteers will gather to bake and freeze muffins to share with local non-profits on Mondays.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Volunteers will gather at Bridges church, 505 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA 94539
Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Sabercat Historical Park – Habitat Restoration

Community • Environment
Planting trees/shrubs, creating basins, weeding, building cages and removing litter.

Things to bring: gloves, trowels, shovels, traps, buckets, trash bag

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

The volunteers will park along Becado Place and meet at the end of the street, at the Cul-de-sac.
Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Central Park – Stiver’s Lagoon

Community • Environment

We will be spreading mulch and removing litter and debris found in the area.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Beautification: City of Fremont Tree Swallows

Community • Environment

We will be cleaning up around Central Park, eliminating weeds and removing trash, etc.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Dominican Sisters – Orchard Garden of Blessings

Community • Environment • Landscaping

General weeding throughout, focusing on paths, raised beds and roses; tree portion: weeding around base of trees and remove dirt off covering bubblers, pruning with guidance, mulching, remove dead trees.

Things to bring: bottled water, snacks, sunscreen, cap, working clothes, dust/pollen mask if needed; to work bring: claw tools, digging forks, rakes, old brooms, hoe, garden kneeler

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Dominican Sisters Of Mission San Jose Gardens
43326 Mission Circle (Blvd), Fremont, CA– behind old Mission
Saturday, October 22, 2016 and ongoing through mid-week | 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Dominican Sisters – Organic Garden

Orchard Garden of Blessing
Community • Environment • Landscaping

Organic garden: rake up fruit drop, weeding throughout garden, pruning (with guidance), mulching, laying gopher wire in beds.

Things to bring: bottled water, snacks, sunscreen, cap, working clothes, dust/pollen mask if needed; to work bring: claw tools, digging forks, rakes, old brooms, hoe, garden kneeler

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Dominican Sisters Of Mission San Jose Gardens
43326 Mission Circle (Blvd), Fremont, CA– behind old Mission
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Tri-City Volunteers Food Bank and Thrift Store – Warehouse Readiness

Community • Homelessness • Resources

Tri-City Volunteers Food Bank and Thrift Store – Thrift Store Beautification – Women’s size M and Men’s size L, XL sweat suits and socks will be collected for the emergency warming center

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Tri-City Volunteers: 37350 Joseph St, Fremont, CA 94536.
Saturday October 22nd, 2016 8:30-12 am


Clinic: Bike Repair and Prep

Community • Health-related • Homelessness
Men will gather to repair and prep bikes to be given out at Christmas time

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

506 Driscoll Dr.Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Central Park #1 – Nature Learning Center’s Craft and Preparation Workshop

Community • Education
We will be working in the classroom prepping activities for future programs (scissor cutting, collating, planting seeds in peat pots, etc.)

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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Cabrillo Elementary School Beautification

Community • Education • Environment
Painting, landscaping, Fence Repair, Cleaning
Baseball Field Fence, Benches/Boards/Fence Patch, Garden, Big and Small
General Cleaning, Mulch, Paint Art Square

Lunch (for sale, proceeds go to school)

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

36700 San Pedro Dr, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Durham Elementary School Emergency Shed Clean Out

Community • Education • Environment

Volunteers will take inventory and reorganize the supplies in the emergency shed
Painting, landscaping, Fence Repair, Cleaning

Markers, bags, and boxes will be provided.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

40292 Leslie Street, Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Maloney School Beautification

Community • Education • Environment
Youth group will do basic cleaning and painting at Malone Elementary School
Markers, bags, and boxes will be provided.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

38700 Logan Drive, Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Mattos Elementary School Beautification

Community • Education • Environment

Clean-up and beautification of Mattos Elementary School campus

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

37944 Farwell Drive Fremont, CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Olivera Elementary School Beautification

Community • Education • Environment

Volunteers would be cleaning children’s classroom furniture, applying stain to the wood on the sandbox and children’s benches. Other projects may be added as they arise.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

4180 Alder Ave, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM


Hopkins Junior High School Beautification

Community • Education • Environment

Basic landscaping and cleanup

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

600 Driscoll Rd, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM


Glanker Preschool

Community • Education • Environment

Some of the projects will include: painting a planter box, building shelving for storage units and organizing the storage units, and putting fresh sand in our sandboxes. We will be hosting an ice cream social at the end for all our volunteers.

Volunteers may bring paint brushes and small gardening tools if they have them.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

39207 Sundale Drive, Fremont (next to Brier Elementary School).
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Stepmom Support Group

Community • Education • Self-Care
Inroads Christian Church • Compassion Network
6 Meetings will be launched in October to talk about issues that arise with parenting step-children.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Meetings at the CNHQ Caribbean Room in Fremont , CA
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Please volunteer for another project


Abode Sunrise Village – Emergency Shelter Beautification

Community • Environment • Hunger
Volunteers will paint rooms inside and family patio walls. Prune bushes and clean up garden area. Clean up parking lot and sidewalk area.

Supplies needed: paint brushes, ladders, gardening tools, work gloves for gardening and parking lot clean up.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

588 Brown Road, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Please volunteer for another project


Dominican Sisters – Meditation Garden

Orchard Garden of Blessing
Community • Environment • Landscaping
Trimming back plants, general clean up: raking, pulling weeds, painting clay pots

Things to bring: bottled water, snacks, sunscreen, cap, working clothes, dust/pollen mask if needed; to work bring: claw tools, digging forks, rakes, old brooms, hoe, garden kneeler

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Dominican Sisters Of Mission San Jose Gardens
43326 Mission Circle (Blvd), Fremont, CA– behind old Mission
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Please volunteer for another project


Personal Care – Mini Facials for Low Income Families

Health-related • Personal Care
Mini-facials for low income clients/skin care analysis for 36 clients will be served by 3 specialists

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Bio-Peel Salon Owner + three staff  in Fremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Tri-City Volunteers Food Bank and Thrift Store – Food Bank – Lunch Packing

Community • compassion • Hunger

Volunteers will bag lunches for the community.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Tri-City Volunteers: 37350 Joseph St, Fremont, CA 94536 8:30-12pm


Senior Center of Fremont Beautification

Beautification of the front of the senior center (maintenance and planting)

Things to bring: garden gloves, garden tools

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

Fremont Senior Center-40086 Paseo Padre Pkwy, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Please volunteer for another project


Central Park #2 – Nature Learning Center’s Gardening Project

Community • Environment We will be gardening and repairing a drip system. We will also be trimming dead heads, pulling weeds and flagging a drip system.

FULL – Thank you volunteers!

40224 Paseo Padre Pkwy
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 9-12pmFremont , CA | Saturday, October 22, 2016