Volunteer, Groups Only: Set a Date With Us, Feb

Maple Woods Ecological Restoration Workday Set a Date With Us, February 1 – March 30 Great for Corporate Groups!   The following opportunity is available for groups (up to 20 volunteers) that want to set up a special workday. Weekdays are preferred, and the workday is 3 hours. No group? Check back for public workdays … Continued

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Volunteer: Northland KCMO, Neighborhood Street T

Friday, December 1, 1:00 – 4:00 PM New Mark Brooking Neighborhood Near Shoal Creek Parkway and N. Oak Trafficway Kansas City, Missouri 64155 Great Opportunity for Corporate Groups!   Volunteer with Heartland Tree Alliance to plant street trees in the northland! These trees will shade the street and sidewalk, provide stormwater retention and pollutant filtration … Continued

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Volunteer: Riparian Seedling Planting, Shoal Cre

Riparian Seedling Planting San Rafael Park, Shoal Creek, Kansas City, MO Tuesday, November 14, 9:00 am – Noon Great for Corporate Groups!   Volunteer with our Heartland Tree Alliance program and plant 50 seedlings with us at San Rafael Park, near Shoal Creek (near World’s of Fun) in Kansas City, Missouri!  Riparian areas are the … Continued

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Volunteer: Annual Honeysuckle Battle

Saturday, November 4, 9:00 AM – Noon Annual Honeysuckle Battle Great Group Workday! 3 Locations to Choose From   To Battle! Kansas City WildLands’ Annual Honeysuckle Event. We’ll be removing exotic invasive shrub honeysuckle, while enjoying the amazing fall beauty of these wild places.   Locations: Ernie Miller Park, 909 North Highway 7, Olathe, Kansas … Continued

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Volunteer: Line Creek Watershed Litter Cleanup

Saturday, October 14, 9:00 AM – Noon Northland KCMO, Line Creek Watershed Litter Cleanup Barrybrooke Clubhouse 8250 NW Barrybrooke Dr. Kansas City, MO 64151   Volunteer to clean up litter with us in the Line Creek Watershed in the northland. We’ll be working near Barrybrooke on the Lake to prevent litter from entering Line Creek! … Continued

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Volunteer: All Slots Are Filled! National Public

Saturday, September 30, 9:00 AM – Noon 3 Locations To Choose From!   In celebration of National Public Lands Day, we’ll be removing invasive woody plants, including exotic shrub honeysuckle, that threaten the health of these wild lands, while enjoying the amazing fall beauty of these wild places. Volunteer with our Kansas City WildLands program … Continued

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URGENT Recycling Volunteer Need: perks! private

URGENT VOLUNTEER NEED Doorhanger Canvassing: Northland KCMO In Partnership with Ripple Glass Saturday, September 30, 8:30 – 11:30 am Great Opportunity for a Small Group!   Location: Unity of Kansas City North 1000 NE Barry Rd Kansas City, MO 64155   Are you passionate about recycling? Volunteer with us to canvass neighborhoods with doorhangers – … Continued

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Volunteer: Doorhanger Canvassing to Increase Gla

Doorhanger Canvassing: South KCMO In Partnership with Ripple Glass Thursday, September 28, 4:30 – 7:30 PM Great Opportunity for a Corporate Group!   Are you passionate about recycling?  Volunteer with us to canvass neighborhoods with doorhangers in South Kansas City!  We welcome you to join us and a team from SEA LIFE Kansas City on … Continued

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Volunteer: Shade Tree Planting Prep

Thursday, September 21, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Great Opportunity for a Corporate Group! Shade Tree Prep at Broken Arrow Elementary 5901 Alden Street, Shawnee, Kansas 66216     Help Heartland Tree Alliance bring nature to the kids by preparing school grounds for new trees!  Volunteers will dig holes, prep root balls, and place trees in … Continued

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Volunteer: Doorhanger Canvassing to Increase Gla

Doorhanger Canvassing: South KCMO In Partnership with Ripple Glass Thursday, September 21, 8:30 – 11:30 am Great Opportunity for a Corporate Group!   Are you passionate about recycling? Volunteer with us to canvass neighborhoods with doorhangers – we’re increasing glass recycling in South Kansas City! Join us in this exciting new partnership with Ripple Glass.  … Continued

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Volunteer: Doorhanger Canvassing to Increase Gla

Doorhanger Canvassing In Partnership with Ripple Glass Saturday, September 16, 8:30 – 11:30 am Great Opportunity for a Small Group!   Are you passionate about recycling? Volunteer with us to canvass neighborhoods with doorhangers – we’re increasing glass recycling in South Kansas City! Join us in this exciting new partnership with Ripple Glass.  This is … Continued

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Volunteer: Doorhanger Canvassing to Increase Gla

Doorhanger Canvassing: South KCMO In Partnership with Ripple Glass Thursday, September 14, 8:30 – 11:30 am Great Opportunity for a Corporate Group!   Are you passionate about recycling? Volunteer with us to canvass neighborhoods with doorhangers – we’re increasing glass recycling in South Kansas City! Join us in this exciting new partnership with Ripple Glass.  … Continued

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Volunteer: Buckeye Creek Watershed Litter Cleanu

Chouteau Crossing and Chaumiere Woods Park Business District Cleanup, Buckeye Creek Watershed Saturday, September 9, 9:00 AM – Noon Great Opportunity for Groups!   Volunteer to clean up litter with us in the business district near Chouteau Trafficway and I-35 in Kansas City, Missouri!  Working in pairs, we will document litter to determine the most … Continued

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle – In That Order

  By: Grant Janssen In a recent presentation, Cassandra Ford, BTG’s Business Recycling Program Manager, spoke to a group of representatives for a hotel chain, which includes Kansas City’s Westin Hotel at Crown Center.  One of the slides included a waste hierarchy graphic, which shows a set of priorities for the efficient use of resources.  This … Continued

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Electronics Recycling Event

  Friday, July 28 from 9 am – 1 pm Sprint Center @ 1407 Grand Boulevard in front of the box office   Bring electronics (anything with a cord or battery) for recycling and your boxes of paper for secure shredding!  Fees apply for some electronics* and a $10 tax-deductible donation to Bridging The Gap … Continued

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Volunteer: KC WildLands Ecological Restoration

Kansas City WildLands Ecological Restoration Workday Saturday, 5/6, 9:00 am – Noon *Originally scheduled 4/29. Rescheduled due to weather.   Volunteer with Kansas City WildLands as we restore the amazing remnant ecosystem at Rocky Point Glades and its surrounding natural community.  This is a great workday for groups and college students needing volunteer hours.  We … Continued

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Volunteer: Turkey Creek Stream Cleanup

Turkey Creek Stream Cleanup Saturday, 5/6*, 9:00 AM – Noon *Originally scheduled for 4/29; rescheduled due to weather.   Help us clean up litter in Turkey Creek headwaters!  This site has opportunities to clean within the tree line as well as in the creek bed. Its very important for folks to bring their waterproof boots–most … Continued

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Public Event: Kansas City Rally for People’

Kansas City Rally for People’s Climate March* Saturday, 4/29, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM   *Please note: this is a public event that Bridging The Gap supports, but is not organizing or managing. If you have questions about the event,please reach out to the event organizers directly. The following event information is a copy of … Continued

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Volunteer: Arbor Day! Plant Trees in Old Hyde Pa

Tree Planting in Old Hyde Park Neighborhood Saturday, 4/29, 9:00 AM – Noon   Celebrate Arbor Day with us!  Volunteer with Heartland Tree Alliance to plant street trees in the Old Hyde Park neighborhood, located in the midtown area of Kansas City, Missouri, near 38th Street and Main!  BONUS:  All volunteers for this workday have … Continued

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Volunteer: KC WildLands Ecological Restoration

Kansas City WildLands Ecological Restoration Sunday, 4/23, 1:00 – 4:00 pm   Come celebrate Earth Month with Kansas City WildLands as we restore the amazing remnant ecosystem at Maple Woods Natural Area and its surrounding natural community.  This is a great workday for a small group and college students needing volunteer hours.  We will be … Continued

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