NewsLocal News


Volunteers needed for upcoming Serve Santa Maria event

Posted at 8:48 AM, Aug 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-22 12:03:50-04

The bi-annual Serve Santa Maria event is just a few days away and preparations are in full gear.

Work is already underway to get supplies ready for the big event Saturday to help beautify the city.

Organizers say 300-500 volunteers are needed.

The beautification projectsthis year include:

- Helping paint, weed and cleanup a mobile home park on S. Thornburg Street
- Painting a map of the U.S. at Orcutt Academy along with weeding
- Painting the education building at St. Andrews United Methodist Church
- Painting a home
- Cleaning up backyards and fences

Volunteers can register at the Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center, 600 S. McClelland St., Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

There will be donuts and juice and juice available before a short opening gets underway at 9 a.m. and volunteers disperse to their projects.

Lunch will be provided by the Salvation Army.

For more information, Click here.