Events

Click on each link to learn more or to register as a volunteer for our events.

Monday, January 17

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

G. Cecil Pruett YMCA, Canton

MLK Day of Service

Assemble kitchen starter kits and hygiene kits for the Highland Rivers Foundation for individuals and families in need.

Friday, February 4

DROP OFF: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

DROP OFF LOCATIONS: Rose Creek Library or Canton YMCA

*Sandwiches prepared at home

PB&J for the Homeless

Assemble peanut butter & jelly sandwiches for the homeless.

Saturday, February 12

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Location: TBA

Love a First Responder

Decorate and fill bags with candy and then deliver to Cherokee County first responders.

 

February 2022

Garden Mural Design Challenge

Volunteers will submit artwork for a garden mural, where the winning design will be permanently installed at the new “SmileUp! Happy Garden” at the G. Cecil Pruett YMCA.

Saturday, March 5

9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

G. Cecil Pruett YMCA, Canton

YMCA Garden Clean Up

Help clean up current garden to get it ready for new “SmileUp! Happy Garden” at the G. Cecil Pruett YMCA.

 

Saturday, March 12

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

G. Cecil Pruett YMCA, Canton

SmileUp! Garden Beautification

Young garden enthusiasts will get to flex their green thumbs by assembling rock, herb, and container gardens.

 

March 2022

G. Cecil Pruett YMCA, Canton

Garden Mural Paint-by-Number

Paint garden murals at G. Cecil Pruett YMCA.

 

March 2022

G. Cecil Pruett YMCA, Canton

Rock Garden Painting of Rocks

Design and paint rocks for our SmileUp! Rock Garden.

 


I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.”

MAYA ANGELOU