Take Pride in Washington Clean Up Day
Saturday, April 22, 2017
The 12th annual Take Pride in Washington Clean-Up Day, was held on Saturday, April 22, 2017, 9:00 am – 10:30 am.
Sign in began at 8:30am at Wenger Shelter in Washington Park, just off Stratford Drive south of Westgate Drive. Donuts were provided by the Washington Rotary Club and Alexander-Murray Agency, coffee and juice was donated by Countryside Banquet Facility, and the gloves donated by IVP Plastics were available for volunteers while supplies lasted.
Take Pride in Washington shirts were available for the first 250 volunteers.
This year, the shirts were sponsored by: State Farm/Roger Hickman; The Villas of Holly Brook; McDonald’s; Step Back in Time; Uftring Chevy Washington; Grace Bible Church; City of Washington; IVP Plastics; Team Works by Holzhauer; Rotary Washington Club; Washington State Bank; Anderson Auto Center & Auto Collision; Mason White Funeral Home; Just Kidz Dentistry; Countryside Banquet Facility; Washington Park District; and Washington Chamber of Commerce.
A group photo was taken following welcoming remarks from City Alderman Mike Brownfield, before the volunteers dispersed all around town to clean up Washington