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City Year Chicago's Make a Difference Day 2014 | Presenting Sponsors - The Chicago All Stars
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City Year Chicago's Make a Difference Day 2014 | Presenting Sponsors - The Chicago All Stars

On Saturday, October 25th, City Year Chicago AmeriCorps members, community members and the City Year Chicago All Stars will come together to help uplift and transform Dvorak School of Excellence in the North Lawndale community for City Year Chicago's annual Make a Difference Day. Volunteers will help create a more welcoming and positive school environment by performing service projects that include painting motivational murals.

10/25/2014
When: 10/25/2014
8:30 AM
Where: Dvorak School of Excellence
3615 W 16th St
Chicago, Illinois  60623
United States
Contact: Andrea Serrano
312-423-7170

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City Year Chicago's 2014 Make a Difference Day
Presenting Sponsors: The City Year Chicago All Stars

The City Year Chicago All Stars is an initiative that enables Chicago sports teams, players and enthusiasts to support students and teachers in high need schools and communities.

On Saturday, October 25th, City Year Chicago AmeriCorps members, community members and the City Year Chicago All Stars will come together to help uplift and transform Dvorak School of Excellence in the North Lawndale community for City Year Chicago's annual Make a Difference Day. Volunteers will help create a more welcoming and positive school environment by performing service projects that include painting motivational murals, enlivening spaces throughout the building with color and school culture pieces, reinvigorating functional spaces like the school courtyard, and completing light construction projects.

We encourage all volunteers to wear their favorite Chicago Sports Team attire (please keep in mind that you might get a little dirty with service). 

Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own water bottle and lunch (we will provide a list of food options near Dvorak).

Event Day Schedule:
8-9 am Event Day Registration at the Dvorak School of Excellence (3615 W. 16th St.)
9:00 am Opening Program
9:30 am - 12 pm Service
12 - 1 pm Lunch (Lunch is not provided)
1 - 3 pm Service
3 - 3:20 pm Closing Program

Service Projects:
Indoor Painting: inspiration and motivational murals and quotes in hallways and large spaces
Outdoor Painting: playground graphics for recess spaces (weather permitting)
Landscaping: general upkeep in outdoor spaces (weather permitting)
Light Construction: building benches for school use

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