OUR HOLIDAY GIFT TO GLASSBROOK NEIGHBORHOOD!

Saturday, December 8th saw 67 Glassbrook Parents, Students, Neighbors and AmeriCorps volunteers turn out for a great morning of Holiday Cheer and “Giving Something Back” to our neighborhood!

Some of our many wonderful families and neighbors!

Here are Some of our many wonderful families and neighbors who pitched in this Saturday!

We cleaned 5 miles of local streets and brightened the neighborhood!

We are optimistic that the City's new Illegal Dumping Ordinance will reduce the flood of large items dumped on our streets.

We are optimistic that the City’s new Illegal Dumping Ordinance will reduce the flood of large items dumped on our streets.

Here is the Gading Road crew!

Here is one part of the Gading Road crew!

Many Glassbrook kids were thrilled at the raffle of prizes after the Cleanup!  Special Thanks to Principal Jessica Saavedra for rounding up prizes and Cleanup Leaders Rosalva Ruiz and Maria Radilla for gaining gift cards from Mi Pueblo.  These thrilled the kids!

Many Glassbrook kids were thrilled at the prize raffle after the Cleanup! Special Thanks to Principal Jessica Saavedra for rounding up prizes and to Cleanup Leaders Rosalva Ruiz and Maria Radilla for getting Mi Pueblo to donate many gift cards.  These thrilled the kids and their parents!

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Proud new backpack owner!

Proud new backpack owner!

AmeriCorp Volunteers Do a Great Job Too!

AmeriCorp Volunteers Do a Great Job Too on Patrick Road!

These were two of a great crew of 6 AmeriCorp Volunteers who beautified Huntwood.....and another 5 guys did a super job on Harder Road!  Thank YOU !

These were two of a great crew of 6 AmeriCorps Volunteers who beautified Huntwood…..and another 5 Americorps guys did a super job on Harder Road! THANK  YOU !

More Gading Road Volunteers

More super Gading Road Volunteers!

Special Thanks to Elder Chamberlain who worked on Tyrrell.  He and his team of Mormon Missionaries have been regular volunteers for nearly 2 years!  We can't thank them enough!

Special Thanks to Elder Chamberlain who worked on Tyrrell. He and his team of Mormon Missionaries have been regular volunteers for nearly 2 years! We can’t thank them enough!

WHAT IS ABUNDANTLY CLEAR IS THAT WE ARE A NEIGHBORHOOD OF REALLY GREAT PEOPLE CARE ABOUT THEIR COMMUNITY & WHO GIVE SO MUCH!

THANK YOU ALL!   AND MY YOUR HOLIDAYS BE TRULY SPECIAL!

NEXT CLEANUP — A Big Event Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.:

SATURDAY JANUARY 12, 2013

8:30 am Pancake Breakfast ;  9-11am Cleanup!  See you in the New Year!

Warm Regards,

Greg Galati, Cleanup Volunteer

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About Colleen Arnold, PhD

Psychotherapist, Mother and Writer, not necessarily in that order.
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