Getting Involved in ECM Work Days

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Getting Involved in ECM Work Days

We are gearing up for this year’s Extreme Community Makeover Work Days. This will be another year making vital community connections and touching lives, one block at a time. It’s time to sign-up to volunteer for a Work Day and to reach out to us if you have any questions.

ECM Projects Include:

  • Graffiti Removal
  • Landscaping
  • Painting
  • Yard Work
  • Or, other projects identified by the residents.

Who Can Sign Up:

  • Groups
  • Individuals
  • Churches
  • Companies
  • Families
  • Organizations
  • Schools
  • Etc.

Two main project opportunities exist during ECM Work Days

1) the Adopt a Block project and

2) the Alley Clean-Up & Graffiti Removal project.

Project Days

Saturday Work Days Schedule: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

  • April 9 – Barnum Neighborhood – Host: Bethany United Methodist Church (3501 West 1st Avenue, Denver, 80219)
  • April 23 – Westwood Neighborhood – Host: Crossroads of the Rockies (2707 West Mississippi Avenue, Denver, 80219)
  • May 7 – Swansea Neighborhood – Host: Focus Points (2501 East 48th Avenue, Denver, 80216)
  • May 21 – West Colfax Neighborhood – Host: Confluence Ministries (1400 Quitman Street, Denver, 80204)
  • June 4 – Barnum Neighborhood – Host: Barnum Recreation Center (360 Hooker Street, Denver, 80219)
  • June 18 – Elyria Neighborhood– Host: Colorado Miners (4809 Race Street, Denver, 80216)
  • July 2 – Villa Park Neighborhood– Host: Set Free Church (1001 Perry Street, Denver, 80204)
  • July 16 – Westwood Neighborhood – Host: Redeemer Lutheran Church (3300 West Nevada Place, Denver, 80219
  • July 30 – Globeville Neighborhood – Host: Globeville Recreation Center (4496 Grant Street, Denver, 80216)
  • August 13 – Barnum Neighborhood – Host: Bethany United Methodist Church (3501 West 1st Avenue, Denver, 80219)
  • August 27 – La Alma/Lincoln Park Neighborhood – Host: His Love Fellowship (910 Kalamath Street, Denver, 80204)
  • September 10 – Westwood Neighborhood – Host: Redeemer Lutheran Church (3300 West Nevada Place, Denver, 80219
  • September 24 – Swansea Neighborhood – Host: Focus Points (2501 East 48th Avenue, Denver, 80216)
  • October 8 – Villa Park & West Colfax Neighborhoods – Host: Confluence Ministries (1400 Quitman Street, Denver, 80204)
  • October 22 – Multiple Neighborhoods – Host: Barnum Recreation Center (360 Hooker Street, Denver, 80219)

Tuesday & Thursday Work Days Schedule: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • June 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, & 30 – Multiple Neighborhoods – Host: Set Free Church (1001 Perry Street, Denver, 80204)
  • July 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, & 28 – Multiple Neighborhoods – Host: Set Free Church (1001 Perry Street, Denver, 80204)

If you are ready to move ahead with getting involved in an ECM Work Day as a group or individual, contact Angela. From there, you will schedule a time to talk with Angela about more details and then you will be provided with the registration information so you can get signed up for an ECM Work Day. We are looking forward to partnering with you to impact Denver communities!

Angela Bomgaars, Executive Director:
Email: angela@extremecommunitymakeover.org
Phone: 720.235.8847