October 13th Volunteer Day at Happen Outside

EWB-GCP General Chapter Meeting Reminder at Happen Outside 

October 13, 2018

Happen Outside
1617 Hoffner Street - Northside (map)

  9:00 Meet/work at the Hoffner Street Garden (see below)
12:30 Short meeting and grill lunch

Instead of our Chapter meeting, we'll meet at Happen, Inc. for a Volunteer Day.   Please RSVP to ewbgcp@gmail.com by Friday afternoon, October 8th if you can join us!
  • What:  Volunteer Build Day for Community Garden Improvements
  • Where:  Happen Outside - 1617 Hoffner Street - Northside
  • When:  Saturday 10/13/2018 9:00 am volunteer start 
  • Activities:  Paver placement in Activity Area and Comfort Station, Comfort Station Screening (post, fencing, etc.), and additional garden improvements.  Click Concept Plans button below for plan details. 
  • Meeting / Lunch:  We will have a short meeting at 12:30 on site.  A grill out lunch will be provided on site as well.
  • What to Bring:  Work gloves and eye protection.  
  • We also need the following (let us know if you can help out):  wheelbarrows, flat shovels, levels, tape measures, hammers, and brooms. 
Concept Plans


Bi-Weekly Garden Technical Team Meetings - Tuesday Evenings (time and location varies):  Progress sketches of gardens attached.  Concentrating on a living wall fence and ADA accessible beds at the Do Goods Garden and improvements for a seating area and comfort station at the Happen Outside Garden.  Contact Kristen Keane kkeane@cpsconsult.com for meeting details.

Weekly Garden and Make It Space Coordination Calls - at noon on Friday's:  CGet and provide update on volunteer activities, program coordination, etc. with the technical teams as well as the volunteers at all of the Happen spaces.  Contact Kristen Keane kkeane@cpsconsult.com to be put on the distribution list for call in information.

Kroger Cards - Community Rewards Program

Don't forget to support us by linking your Kroger card to our chapter at no cost to you! The Community Reward Program expires on April 30th every year. Check the bottom of a recent Kroger receipt. Does it say, "At your request, Kroger is donating to Engineers Without Borders"? If so, thank you! If not, please follow the simple instructions we've posted here.


Photos from the Sand Volleyball Tournament and Fundraiser

The Tournament raised almost $2,400 for the Professionals Chapter and $500 for the UC chapter!
Thanks to all of our Sponsors and Donors! 

The Winning Team!

Link to the photos