Be the Change - a day of service during which participants come together for one day to give back to the community. Be the Change is a volunteer event put on by the colleges of DCCCD in the spirit of Mahatma Gandhi’s famous quote, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
Be the Change 2014 will be hosted by the Texas Trees Foundation - an organization that impacts the urban forests of Dallas.
Visit www.dcccd.edu/BeTheChange to sign up today!
Complete the online registration and release forms by the April 4 deadline.
April 12, 2014
8:30 a.m. ~12 p.m.
Texas Trees Foundation
12800 Abrams Road
Dallas, TX 75243
Across from Lot D
Volunteers will be divided into three crews after an initial orientation. Volunteers will
participate in each crew for approximately an hour after receiving a short introduction and
training at each station.
Mulch Crew: Volunteers will spread a 3- to 4-inch layer of mulch over the grounds.
Nursery Crew: Volunteers will weed the nursery, check the irrigation and help ensure water
is getting delivered to the trees.
Beautification Crew: Volunteers will pick up trash; assist with special projects, such as
planting shrubs or trees; build irrigation boxes; and clean up the area.