IYPD @ Eugene Field Park

Saturday, May 21st, 2022 from 9:00am to 11:00am (CT)
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Chicago Parks Foundation Presents:
It's Your Park Day @ Eugene Field Park

We kick off our volunteer season with It's Your Park Day on May 21. Community volunteers will pick up litter, support park green spaces, and participate in any additional activities provided by the host. Free & family friendly. Complimentary clean-up supplies are provided. 

Meeting Location:
Eugene Park Fieldhouse - 5100 N Ridgeway 
Event Day Contact: Kiersten Solis - (773) 842-4280
Event Activities: Trash pick up, weeding, planting and tree mulching

Pitch In for IYPD at Eugene by helping distribute mulch in the nature play area, plant and weed in the round-a-bout, we well as pick up trash to make our park beautiful! 

1) Register to volunteer 
using the 'REGISTER' button on the right
2) Show up safely! Clean-up supplies will be onsite for all events, you can do your part by:
  • coming prepared. We strongly encourage long pants, closed toed shoes, sun protection, bug protection, wearing a face mask and bringing your own reusable water bottle. 
  • sticking to a group of fifty (50) or less and consciously practicing social distancing
  • wearing protective gloves (provided) and avoiding hazardous materials such as glass, needles, and germs
If you are feeling unwell or exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms at the time of the clean-up, please stay home - no need to alert us!

  • This event is rain or shine. Please come dressed for the weather (sun, bugs, and all!)
  • Registering in advance is the best way to ensure there are enough complimentary supplies on event day. 
  • You can pitch in your support by making a tax-deductible gift to the Chicago Parks Foundation! Learn more about ways to give here.
The Chicago Parks Foundation is the 501c3 partner of the Chicago Parks. Thank you for your support!

Please note - the full name and email address of each registered volunteer will be shared with the event's hosting organization for communication purposes. 

Additional questions? Please contact Sonia Horvath for more information shorvath@chicagoparksfoundation.org 773-505-9737
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Registration Closes
May 20, 2022 9:00am or when space runs out.
Requirement Details
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
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