PRIDE DAY 2015
 
Registration for Pride Day 2015 is now closed. If you would still like to participate in Pride Day, you still have an opportunity. Pride Day will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 9am to 12pm. The list below includes all the registered groups with contact information, the location of their clean-up effort and the type of work they will be doing. If you would like to volunteer with any of these groups, please contact them. Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Pride Day 2015!!
 
Lorain County Youth EDGE Program
Central Park Lorain: Cleaning, mulching and litter pick-up
Tanesha Taylor: ttaylor@loraincounty.us or 440-284-4206
 
Charleston Village and Lorain Rotary Club
Settlers Watch: weeding, cleaning, mulching, etc...
Phil Dore: firephil@hotmail.com or 440-541-6098
 
Second Baptist Church
Central Lorain, Central Park, Pawlak Park: Cleaning up, picking up trash on vacant lots, landscape work using mulch.
Martha Pye: 440-245-0132
 
Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority
Kennedy Plaza, 1730 Braodway Ave: Update, clean, and refresh gazabo and the gazebo area
Evelisse Atkinson: eatkins@lmha.org or 440-288-7428
 
Girl Scouts
Downtown Park Located beside the Palace Theater: Clean up area, plant flowers
Corner of 5th & Oberlin: Clean up the area
Diane Perez: dianefperez63@gmail.com or 440-244-6509
 
East Side Block Watch
Century Park: We will be cleaning , planting flowers and spreading mulch at Century Park, along cleaning the railroads crossings on the Eastside
JR Lee: nancylee234@yahoo.com or 440-288-3331
 
Boys & Girls Clubs of Lorain County
Oakwood Plaza 4111 Pearl Ave.
Southside Gardens 3010 Vine Ave
Westview Terrace 2218 W. 24th: Clean up areas/neighborhoods around our Clubs
Rick Dimacchia: rtdimacchia@gmail.com or 440-277-0110
 
The Nord Center
Nord Center, 6140 S Broadway: Clean trash and brush out of wooded site next to the Nord Center's building,
pick up trash, clear brush, spread mulch in adjacent agency beds and planting areas.
Betsey Kamm: bkamm@nordcenter.org or 440-204-4185
Direct Action for Central Lorain
Direct Action for Central Lorain building, 1850 Broadway: Clean and plant flowers around building
Washington Avenue from  21st street to 14th Street: Clean streets and walkways from including the Park on 14th and Washington,
remove trash, plant flowers
Theresa Wootten: direct_action@outlook.com or 440-246-1850
 
Lorain High School Upward Bound HPAC
Oakwood Park: Mulch, plant, clean up, paint benches, remove graffiti, etc.
Patty Robinson: probin16@kent.edu or  330-607-8281
 
Lorain Negro Business and Professional Women
Black River Landing/Underground Railroad: Cleanup area of trash and landscape the area
Sylia Duvall:  440-670-6027
 
Girl Scouts
Maple Park: Picking up debris, planting flowers, mulching
Cheryl Ross: kittymommy6@yahoo.com or 440-420-3768
 
Lorain Historical Society
309 W. 5th Street (Moore House): Weeding, mulching, trash pick-up
Barbara Piscopo: bpiscopo@lorainhistory.org or 440-245-2563
 
20th Street Neighborhood
1800 block 20th street: Cleaning abandoned property debris
Sally Peoples: nas67@centurytel.net or (440) 245-1268