What’s Happenin’ Summer 2018?!?!


This month’s bulletin will bring you a list of What’s Happening in the coming months, ways you can be involved and provide some volunteer needs we have. We’d love for you to join us! Follow our Facebook page to get quicker updates! If you have any questions or comments, email Jessica at Jessica@thebridgeofstormlake.com.

Summer Team starts on June 4th

  • 13 Member Team: 7 RefugeeRISE AmeriCorps Members, 4 AmeriCorps Vista, 2 Tyson Interns
    (pictured above is our team from last year)

Neighborhood Nights:

  • A community meal, Tuesday Nights in June & July, at different locations throughout Storm Lake. Starting June 5th in the Trailer Park on W8th St.

Fundraiser Events:

  • Run for Our Future – June 23 at 8 AM (5K, 10K, Half Marathon) following the Storm Lake Trail. THIS IS A BIG FUNDRAISER EVENT FOR US !
    • Register at www.thebridgeofstormlake.com/run-for-our-future
  • Another Garage Sale
    June 1st: 4-8PM and June 2nd: 9-12PM (accepting clothing & furniture donations)

Cultivate Garden Training

  • Weeding Wednesdays – 9-11:30 AM at Cultivate Training Garden
    (North of Violet Lane & Expansion Blvd. Intersection)
  • Junior Master Gardener Training – Thursdays from 9-11:30 AM
  • CSA Program – A 12-Week Subscription for a Box of Veggies starting June 5th.
    • Picking Vegetables Monday morning
    • Distributing boxes Tuesday afternoon from 4:30-5:30 PM at our Bridge office.
  • We still have a few left, sign up today if you want to get weekly vegetables. The link is on webpage at thebridgeofstormlake.com

Transportation Needs

  • Do you have your bus certification or would like to help pick up and drop off kids for summer programs in a van? Please email Jessica because WE NEED DRIVERS. Contact her at Jessica@thebridgeofstormlake.com

Middle School Lunch Program

  • Help provide a lunch for youth going into 5-8th They’ll have activities that prevent summer learning loss, including activities Iowa State Extension and field trips. If you’d like to help provide a meal. Sign up here: https://www.mealtrain.com/trains/00ng15

Endless Sea Coffee

  • Weekly Subscription: If you would like to get coffee on a regular basis or would like to get more coffee updates as they come out email: coffee@thebridgeofstormlake.com
  • Be on the lookout for our upcoming Endless Sea Website making its appearance within the next six months