Reminder: Sept. 7th CBF's BLT- Palmer Sq. Rest Stop Volunteers Needed: Benefiting Whipple Garden
- View SourceFriends/Neighbors,
In case you wanted to help and forgot to reply, there is still time to
join us.; but please act now (today, hoy, potchlee) so I can have
enough time to get you the right size T-shirt. See details below! <#detail>
Rey Reyes wrote 8/21/2008 1:01 PM :
> Dear Community Friends and Neighbors,
> On Sunday, Sept. 7th the Chicago Bicycle Federation (CBF) Boulevard
> Lakefront Tour <http://www.boulevardtour.org/> (BLT) will be passing
> through our neighborhoods again and Riders will be using Palmer Sq. as
> a rest stop again this year.
> CBF in collaboration with Alderman Colón will need between 10-15
> volunteers from the community to help at the rest stop with various
> duties. Setup time will start between 6:45 - 7 am. on Sept. 7th on
> Palmer Sq. along Palmer st. west between Sacramento and Kedzie.
> This year you will not only be helping CBF but also you will be
> supporting the Whipple Street Community garden. CBF will be giving a
> small stipend to a community group that provides the 10-15 volunteers
> needed at Palmer Sq. and the Whipple community garden has been
> actively seeking funding to expand and maintain the garden, and this
> small stipend can really help them.
> So, to help out on Sept. 7th at the Palmer Sq. BLT rest stop, please
> contact me by AUG. 31st and I will get you setup; I will need the
> following information with your reply:
> Name, Email, Cell #, T-shirt size.
> Look forward to hearing from you!
> Rey Reyes - Coordinator BLT Palmer Sq. Rest Stop
> Thanks to the volunteers from last year's and I hope they come back to
> help again this year:
> Anne Evens and Peter Draper,
> Coraliris Echevarria,
> Darrel Wood,
> Denise Lynch,
> Dina Petrakis,
> Glenna Reyes,
> Julie Dworking,
> Marielee Macapaga,
> Patricio Alamos,
> Ald. Rey Colón.