The second Love Modesto 2012 event is slated to kick-off this Saturday, September 29th. Festivities will begin at 8:00am and the rally is scheduled for 9:00am. The rally will be held in front of the Gallo Arts Center in downtown Modesto, at I street between 10th and 11th Streets. There will be a FREE Starbucks Coffee and volunteers will be given “I Love Modesto” bracelets.
Volunteers are asked to consider bringing one can good or non-perishable food item and/or a new stuffed animal, benefiting Project Food Pantry, Nineveh and Project Teddy Bear Drive, respectively.
The one-day Love Modesto event is expected to bring over 2,000 volunteers. Some activities include cleaning up schools, building homes, yard maintenance, visiting convalescent homes, donating blood, working with the city parks and much other stuff.
For more information and volunteering opportunities please visit lovemodesto.com.