ASHEBORO - CROSS ROAD RETIREMENT COMMUNITY
Cross Road Retirement Community is a not-for-profit senior living community in Asheboro, NC. They have had a number of wonderful Eagle Scout projects over the years. If you are interested, contact David Schwartz, Cross Road Retirement Community 1302 Old Cox Road Asheboro NC 27205 336 629-7811 Extension 223
HAW RIVER STATE PARK - BROWNS SUMMIT
Haw River State Park, just north of Greensboro in Browns Summit has requested our assistance. If you are interested in doing your Eagle project for them, contact Kelley King, Park Superintendent at 336-342-6163 or Kelley.King@ncparks.gov.
SALVATION ARMY OF HIGH POINT
301 W Green Dr. High Point, NC 27260
The Salvation Army of High Point has several needs, including landscaping, construction and room renovations. Contact Sara Holland, Emergency Shelter & Shelter Plus Care Director @ 881-5416 or Sara.Holland@uss.salvationarmy.org
CAROLINA HOUSE ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY
2931 Vance St. Extension, Reidsville
Contact the director, Tracey Holcomb at 336-634-0002 or Cliff Barbee at 336-349-6986. There is a need to provide a small walking path for the residents next to the facility. The project will probably involve clearing of grass and minimal grading for a path consisting of compacted sand or small gravel keeping in mind the safety of the elderly residents as they walk.
Battleground Ave., Greensboro
A group home that houses individuals with disabilities would like help building raised gardening beds and other possible projects. Contact Deb Maloney at 288-7360 or email@example.com
UWHARRIE TRAIL-RANDOLPH CO
Two Trailhead Kiosks are needed. Plans can be provided. - Robbins Branch Trailhead (Birkhead Wilderness) and Joe Moffitt Trailhead (Little Long Mountain). Those interested please contact David Craft at firstname.lastname@example.org
Shed renovation project as part of a permaculture garden where vegetables are grown and donated to Greensboro Urban Ministries. Contact Carolyn Chappell at email@example.com for details.
MARY'S HOUSE - GREENSBORO
520 Guilford Avenue
Mary's House provides housing to women in recovery from substance abuse and their minor children. Picnic tables need to be built and landscaping project opportunities available. Contact Craig Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org
TRIAD ADULT & PEDIATRIC MEDICINE, INC.
Three locations in Greensboro, two in High Point and one in Reidsville.
These practices provide care to 37,509 children and 14,906 adults. Projects needed include exterior landscape, site beautification and interior beautification (painting, signage, art work, etc.). Contact Lynn Wells, Dev. and Volunteer Coordinator at 336-355-9706 or email@example.com for specific location, address and project outline. Visit their web site at: www.tapmedicine.com
GREENSBORO PARKS AND RECREATION
For Parks and Recreation project needs, visit their project web page. If you have questions or need additional information, contact Mary Holloman, Volunteer Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org or Office: (336) 373-7507
FRIENDS HOME WEST
New Garden Rd., Greensboro
Interested in a scout completing a landscaping project and painting benches. Contact Robert Gobble at 617-3127.
WEST END MINISTRIES COMMUNITY GARDEN
Needs include raised garden beds and a green house. Contact Dara Ferris, Garden Coordinator at 336-687-6441 or email@example.com
New Garden Road, Greensboro
Work with residents building dog houses for the animal shelter. Those interested contact Maggie Gillis, Life Enrichment Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
GLENNWOOD RECREATION CENTER
Have a need for picnic tables. Contact Elizabeth Brannock, Glenwood Recreation Center Supervisor Parks and Recreation Department at email@example.com or (336) 373-2929.
NATURE'S HAVEN WILDLIFE RESCUE
They have a couple of project options. They would like a shelter built for small animals and interested in installing fencing on their property. Contact Stacy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 336 564-8262.
HORSEPOWER THERAPEUTIC LEARNING CENTER
8001 Leabourne Rd. Colfax
They have acquired new property and have lots of opportunities for projects. Ideas include outdoor arena, hay barn, storage shed, outdoor classroom areas, trails, landscaping, walkways, picnic tabloes, etc. Contact Jan Clifford at 336-931-1424 or cell: 336-706-1831 or email her at email@example.com
SUMMNER CIVITAN PARK
Concord Church Road, Greensboro
The host of our Guilford Day Camp needs some assistance. They have needs that include building picnic tables and benches, playground areas, and more. Contact Tony Evans at firstname.lastname@example.org or Chris Woody at email@example.com if you are interested.
THE ARC OF GREENSBORO
Oak Branch Dr., Greensboro
The Arc of Greensboro has several project opportunities available, including landscaping, building raised garden beds and making areas handicapped accessible. Visit their web stie at www.arcg.org. Scouts that are interested in helping The Arc should contact Lyndsay Champion, Program Support Specialist at 336 373-1076 Ext. 161 or firstname.lastname@example.org
908 McClellan Place Greensboro
Lifespan is an organization that works with youth and adults with developmental disabilities. The Creative Campus in Greensboro is in need of help with establishing a garden area for their students and families. Contact Leah Parks, Volunteer Coordinator at 336 681-6486 or email@example.com
LIFESPAN-BURLINGTON CIRCLE SCHOOL
919 Stokes Street Burlington
Lifespan is an organization that works with youth and adults with developmental disabilities. The Circle School in Burlington is in need of help with landscaping projects to improve the appearance of the grounds of the school. Contact Leah Parks, Volunteer Coordinator at 336 681-6486 or firstname.lastname@example.org
HIGH POINT PUBLIC LIBRARY
N. Main St. High Point
High Point Public Library is in need of an outdoor children's programming space and some landscaping. If you can help with their project, contact Jim Zola, Children’s Services Manager at 336.883.3668 or email@example.com
Johnson Street Global Studies K-8 Outdoor Classroom
Plan and build an outdoor classroom of benches in a circular pattern and install an instructional white board. **Must meet with Guilford County Facilities and Maintenance staff to present design and gain approval before construction.
Timeline: June-August 2015 More information about JSGS Garden: http://johnsonstreet.gcsnc.com/pages/Johnson_Street_Global_Studies/About_Us/Food_Corp_Garden_Program Project Coordinator: Melissa Tinling (firstname.lastname@example.org) 301-806-9306
NORTH CAROLINA AUDUBON PROJECT
The Brown-headed Nuthatch song bird is in decline due to loss of habitat from deforestation and urbanization. NC Audubon is working to place nuthatch homes across North Carolina. For more information contact Bennett David, Daniel Boone Council, Troop 91 Asheville, N.C. email@example.com Check out his web site at www.nuthatch.info or watch this video to learn more.
GREENSBORO PARKS & REC CITY ARTS FACILITY
They would love to have picnic tables built for the garden to extend their outdoor learning area. They are located next door to Wiley Elementary School & classes are conducted there for the Wiley students as well as for afterschool students. Contact Sarah Crawford, Garden Coordinator at Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center 1700 Orchard St.Greensboro, NC 27406 336-253-1821
JESSE WHARTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5813 Lake Brandt Rd, Greensboro
Jesse Wharton desires to improve their outdoor playground areas. Project ideas are: 1. Creating an outdoor chalkboard/sitting/garden area that would engage the children in the Exceptional Child class. 2. Creation of a walking/running path around one of the playground areas or creation of a connector path between the playground areas. 3. Creating exercise or move stations along the walking/running path or connector path. 4. Building an accessible enclosure around the power boxes on the Kindergarten-Second grade playground. 5. Building a handicap access ramp to the playground used by the Exceptional Child class. Contact Laura Lawless at e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org phone: 336-324-5946
LAKE TOWNSEND PROJECT - Brown Summit
Greensboro Parks and Recreation
Interested in a waterfowl and wildlife Observation Deck built. For more information contact Julien McCarthy at 336-676-6171 or email@example.com.
GREENSBORO PARKS AND RECREATION
Picnic tables for an outreach garden at Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center 1700 Orchard St.,Greensboro 27406 . Contact Sarah Crawford, Garden Coordinator at Sarah.Crawford@greensboro-nc.gov or 336-373-5881
"LITTLE FREE LIBRARY" BUILT IN HIGH POINT NEIGHBORHOOD
To learn more about Little Free Libraries, go to https://littlefreelibrary.org/ If you put in zip code 27262 under MAP you will find photos of the original library that needs to be replaced. For more information, contact Winnie Merritt at firstname.lastname@example.org 336-430-9799
AUDUBON NATURAL AREA
Tankersley Drive, behind Moses Cone Hospital
Need two benches to sit on, allowing for rest and wildlife watching, placed along the buffalo creek trail and a small set of steps (less than 10) at the juncture where the trail goes down the bank.Contact Jim Eldrett 336-609-0070
Wake County Solid Waste
North Wake District Landfill Park in Raleigh, NC
In need of an information kiosks and benches. If you are interested, contact Chelsea Arey, Environmental Program Coordinator at 919-856-6776 or Chelsea.Arey@wakegov.com
Bryan Park Soccer Complex
Browns Summit, NC
This summer, 2016 they are currently doing some major upgrades on their fields and facilities, and there are a couple of great project opportunities for an interested scout. Contact Pete Polonsky at email@example.com.
Ms. Becky Starnes requests a garden and outdoor classroom to be built at the school. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathleen Clay Library
1420 Price Park Rd. Greensboro, NC 27410
They could use several bat houses built according to specific criteria from Bat Conservation International.
They could use help with obtaining and installation of two cameras in the park for a citizen science program called EMammal/Candid Critters.
Contact Melanie Buckingham, Environmental Resources Librarian at 336-373-2923 or email@example.com