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Updated 5/12/16

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.

AUTUMN HOUSE
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 dmaloney248@gmail.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 chsyhkr@gmail.com  

GREENSBORO COLLEGE

Shed renovation project as part of a permaculture garden where vegetables are grown and donated to Greensboro Urban Ministries.  Contact Carolyn Chappell  at carolyn.chappell@greensboro.edu 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 cathomasmh@aol.com

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 lwells@tapmedicine.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 mary.holloman@greensboro-nc.gov 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 
High Point

Needs include raised garden beds and a green house.  Contact Dara Ferris, Garden Coordinator at 336-687-6441 or daraferris@gmail.com

BRIGHTON GARDENS
New Garden Road, Greensboro

Work with residents building dog houses for the animal shelter. Those interested contact Maggie Gillis, Life Enrichment Manager at aermags@gmail.com

GLENNWOOD RECREATION CENTER
Greensboro

Have a need for picnic tables. Contact Elizabeth Brannock, Glenwood Recreation Center Supervisor Parks and Recreation Department at elizabeth.brannock@greensboro-nc.gov or (336) 373-2929.

NATURE'S HAVEN WILDLIFE RESCUE
Greensboro

They have a couple of project options.  They would like a shelter built for small animals and interested in intalling fencing on their property. Contact Stacy at hevyne@yahoo.com 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 jan@horsepower.org 

BENEVOLENCE FARM
Graham

The Benevolence Farm of Graham is a transitional living program for women that have been incarcinarted.  They have a need for picnic tables and benches built. Contact Jade Whitfield at: bjwhitfi@live.unc.edu

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 tony.guilford.ons@gmail.com or Chris Woody at cwoody493@bellsouth.net 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 lchampion@arcg.org

LIFESPAN-CREATIVE CAMPUS
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 lparks@lifespanservices.org 

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 lparks@lifespanservices.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 jim.zola@highpointnc.gov

OAK HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
High Point

This spring Oak Hill will be installing an outdoor shade structure by the garden, to create an outdoor classroom space. They would like to add seating (benches) around the perimeter, and wonder: Contact Quina Weber-Shirk at quina.weber-shirk@foodcorps.org or (607) 351-4458.  More information about Oak Hill's School Garden: http://oakhill.gcsnc.com/pages/Oak_Hill_Elementary/Students/School_Garden/School_Garden

Johnson Street Global Studies K-8 Outdoor Classroom
High Point

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 (melissa.tinling@foodcorps.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. bennett.l.david@gmail.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: bluebirdlawless@gmail.com  phone: 336-324-5946

TRIAD ADULT & PEDIATRIC MEDICINE (Clara F Gunn Medical Center)
922 Third Avenue Reidsville, NC 27320

Pinic tables needed for Reidsville Clinic.  For more information, contact Paula Booth Evans, at 336-355-9913 or Pevans@tapmedicine.com

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 jbm@triad.rr.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
www.gsoparksandrec.com   www.city-arts.org

"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 omerritt@aol.com   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