Chico Make A Difference Day 2017
Saturday, October 28, 2017 Chico’s community and local organizations will be taking part of a national movement, Chico Make a Difference Day, #MDDayChico. Make A Difference Day is the largest single-day of volunteering in the country. This campus-community day of service will celebrate Chico’s community spirit and will unite students and local residents around common causes that make our city special.
Participants will enjoy a FREE T-Shirt and a FREE BBQ at the Downtown City Plaza after the Chico Make A Difference Day event.
One Day Can Make A Difference!
Thank you to everyone who participated in this years 2017 Chico Make A Difference Day! The final count was 411 volunteers with 1,233 hours of community service conducted. Way to go Chico! Check out our Facebook page for pictures from this years event.
2017 Participants #MDDayChico
1. Blue Oak Charter
Service Project: Maintenance - Butte Humane Society, 2580 Fair Street, Chico
2. Blue Oak Charter
Service Project: TBD - Chico Creek Nature Center, 1968 East 8th Street, Chico
3. Blue Oak Charter
Service Project: Maintenance & Beautification - Esplanade House, 181 E Shasta Ave, Chico
4. California State University, Chico - Student Only Service Projects
Service Project 1: City Plaza Clean-Up - Downtown Chico Plaza
Service Project 2: South Campus Clean-Up - South of Campus Area
Service Project 3: Bike Path Clean-Up - Nord Corridor Bike Path Area
Service Project 4: Bidwell Park Water Ways Clean-Up - Along various sections of Chico Creek in Bidwell Park
Service Project 5: Catalyst Domestic Violence Service - Confidential Location in Chico
Service Project 6: Jesus Center - 1297 Park Ave, Chico
Service Project 7: Jesus Center Farm - West 16th Street, Chico
5. Chico Kiwanis Club
Service Project: Bike Path Clean Up - Midway / Hegan Lane Area, Chico
6. Chico Noon Exchange Club
Service Project 1: Caper Acres Project - Bidwell Park, Chico
Service Project 2: Bidwell Park Clean Up - Chico
7. City of Chico - Parks Division
Service Project: Bidwell Park Cleanup - Meet behind the CARD Center (545 Vallombrosa)
8. City of Chico - Parks Division
Service Project: Comanche Creek Cleanup - Meet in parking area (intersection of Park, East Park and Midway)
9. City of Chico - Parks Division
Service Project: Lindo Channel Cleanup - Meet at Chico Nut (2020 Esplanade)
10 Evangelical Free Church - Firm Family
Service Project: Re-Roofing Dining Room - Chico Rescue Mission, 2401 Esplanade, Chico
11. Evangelical Free Church - Firm Family
Service Project: Packing Boxes For Operation Christmas Child - Evangelical Free Church, 1193 Filbert Ave, Chico
12. Golden Valley Bank
Service Project: TBD - Butte Humane Society, 2580 Fair Street, Chico
13. Respect The Walls
Service Project: Street Clean Up - Old Humbolt Drive, Chico
Event BBQ* Details:
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Downtown City Plaza
*Vegetarian options available.
Thank you ...
Klean Kanteen for graciously donating the water station at our Chico Make a Difference Day BBQ! Help us continue to make this a zero waste event by bringing your own water bottle.
Chico Police Officers Association for hosting our celebratory BBQ!
And Pullins Cyclery for being our official DJ for the Chico Make a Difference Day BBQ!
2016 Participents #MDDayChico
Bidwell Presbyterian Church
City of Chico, Parks Division
Chico Noon Rotary
Golden Valley Bank
Kiwanis Club of Greater Chico
Contact the Chico Chamber of Commerce at 530.891.5556 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Not able to attend but want to contribute?