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Final Event Details: Prep the Town on May 19

Final event details have been emailed to everyone registered to volunteer at Prep the Town this Saturday, May 19. We will be scraping, priming and power washing the homes of families throughout Colerain Township in preparation for Paint the Town on June 9. Your help is needed and greatly appreciated!

Prep the Town Agenda
8:00 to 8:30 am – Team sign-in & breakfast
8:30 am – Announcements
8:40 am – Volunteers dismissed to drive to houses
2:30 pm – Prepping concludes
Following – Prep the Town: After Party!

Registration will take place at Colerain Park: 4635 Springdale Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45251.
See the map below for more details

Please check in at the main registration table. 

Once you sign in, grab breakfast and hang tight until announcements with your team until at 8:30 am. Your Team Lead/Area Lead will provide you with directions on how to get to your house.

Breakfast will include juice, granola bars, and bananas. Lunch will be pizza and will be delivered to your house.

Volunteers will drive themselves to the houses for Prep Day. All volunteers will gather in the park with their team for announcements at 8:30 am. From there you will be given instructions for the day, including how to get to your house, so stick with your team as you may want to carpool and bring your phones and/or GPS to help guide you!

Wear clothes that you aren’t afraid to get a little wet (power-washers) and/or dirty (scraping and priming). Your shoes should be sturdy with closed toes (no flip-flops) and don’t forget to apply sunscreen and bug spray! Please note that you will NOT be given a t-shirt for Prep Day. You may want to bring a hat/sunglasses, but leave your valuables at home. If you prefer to use your own tools, you are welcome to bring them with you.

This event is RAIN OR SHINE! Regardless of the forecast, please plan on showing up in the morning for registration. Any changes to the schedule due to weather will be determined at registration.

After a hard day of work please join us for Give Back Cincinnati’s Prep the Town AFTER PARTY! This will take place at Quaker Steak & Lube located at 3737 Stone Creek Blvd. Cincinnati, OH 45251

THANK YOU again for all of your help and we are looking forward to a GREAT day of PREPPING THE TOWN and getting ready for Paint the Town on June 9! Speaking of which… corporate sponsors: Click here to sign up with your friends and coworkers for Paint the Town on Saturday, June 9. Or, register as a general volunteer! If you’re not up for painting, sign up to help direct parking, deliver lunches, set-up for the after party and more as a non-painting volunteer.