United Way of the Plain's Youth Days of Caring at the Kansas Food Bank
Date: March 16th, 17th and 19th
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM March 16th & 17th, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM March 19th
Location: 1919 E. Douglas, Wichita, Kansas 67211
Join YVC as we partner with the United Way of the Plain's Youth Days of Caring at the Kansas Food Bank! Youth volunteers will sort produce, salvage food sorting, label products and other activities based on the need of the day.
World Down Syndrome Day Do the Du 5K and Duathlon
Date: Saturday, March 21
Time: 7:30 to 10:30 AM
Location: 6501 W 21st St, Wichita, KS 6720
Volunteers will assist with set up and management of the course while helping and cheering on participants!
Bunny Blast and Egg Hunt at OJ Watson Park
Date: Saturday, April 4th
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 3022 S McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS 67217
Volunteers will be hiding eggs, tending to the park and assisting with other activities to ensure everyone has a great time! Volunteers need to come to the park entrance off of Old Lawrence road, as the park will be closed to visitors until the event.
Wichita Parks and Recreation
Date: Monday-Thursday, June 15th-18th
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: OJ Watson Park, 3022 S McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS 67217
We will be working with the Wichita Parks & Recreation to beautify the community! Projects include painting tables, benches, fences, and buildings; picking up trash and raking areas to keep the park clean; and landscaping gardens and around office buildings.
Date: Monday-Thursday, June 22nd-25th
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: 829 N Market St, Wichita, KS 67214
Youth volunteers will be planting flowers, landscaping, painting and organizing donation closets for Humankind Ministries.
Down Syndrome Society of Wichita
Date: Monday-Wednesday, July 13th-15th
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location Monday and Tuesday: 170 W Dewey St, Wichita, KS 67202
Wednesday: 9415 E Harry, Ste 405, Wichita, KS 67207
YVC will be volunteering with the Down Syndrome Society of Wichita. Their mission is to enhance the lives of individuals with Down syndrome and their families by providing them with support and resources and by raising public awareness about Down Syndrome.
The Arc: Camp Pride
Dates: Monday-Thursday, July 27th-30th
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: 2919 W. 2nd St., Wichita, KS 67203
YVC will be volunteering at The Arc to help with Camp Pride, their camp for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Volunteers will help the campers with arts and crafts and bingo, prepare and serve lunch, and help around the Arc building.