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Wells Fargo Has Always Given Back to the Community

Monday, December 9th, from 10am-1pm Dolores Park Works will host a group of volunteers from Wells Fargo. When we asked Jake Bowers, organizer of next Monday’s event why he chose Dolores he said  “I came across the idea of cleaning … Continue reading

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Are Mission High Student Volunteers Changing Dolores Park Behavior?

The ten Mission High student volunteers that came out to clean-up Dolores Park received lots of praise and gratitude from the Rec and Park staff. Michelle, the lead gardener at Dolores, thanked them and noted how important volunteers are to … Continue reading

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Last Bi-Rite Clean-Up of 2013

It stated out like all Breakfast and a Park Clean-Ups, with a delicious breakfast at the Bi-Rite Creamery. At 9:30 we all headed to the Park to get down to business. Twelve volunteers attened the clean-up and in 2 hours … Continue reading

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Spirit to Serve in Dolores Park

We had over 30 volunteers from Marriott come out and clean-up Dolores Park Tuesday afternoon.  One of Marriott’s core values is giving back to the community through their “Spirit to Serve” volunteer days each October. Their goal is to educate … Continue reading

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A Time to Play and a Time to Rest

Today the Board of Supervisors will consider an amendment to the Parks Code for uniform closing hours for all City parks. (The BOS vote was held on November 5. With a long debate, some amendments and by a narrow margin, it passed. … Continue reading

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