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Duration

1 - 2 hrs

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How Often Is This Offered?

Daily

Age Range

  • K - 2nd
  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

Family

Description

We need approx. 2 individuals 14 or older (younger children also welcome) to engage in activities such as putting together our mini-soccer net, clean out the outdoor toy bin, draw welcome pictures with chalk on the driveway, and add play sand for the sand box.

What's Needed To Complete

Sand for sandbox Hammer and screwdrivers for soccer net assembly

Special Requirements

Individuals 14 and older must complete our Volunteer Orientation.

How It Makes A Difference

This outdoor play space is a safe place for kids to play outdoors while they are residing in our unhoused shelter.

Where to Serve

In-Person/On Site

Instructions

Call paula@familypromisemetrowest.org to schedule a call for more information. Roughly, the following steps would need to take place: Complete online orientation Buy sand for sandbox Bring sand and a toolbox (screw drivers and hammer) to our Day Center in Natick Use hoses (onsite) to clean toys and toy box Assemble small soccer net (already purchased and on-site) Optionally, use colored chalk (already purchased and onsite) to draw welcome message for our newest residents

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