I volunteer with the West Central Park because I like helping the helping create something for the community. It is a tangible thing that we are doing. I also like the sense of community that the act of creating engenders in the people with whom I volunteer. It engages the spirit.
In his own words, our Featured Volunteer Kayden Ray, describes his experience volunteering for the West Central Park. “Today, I volunteered to clean up the West Central Park. I learned all about volunteering. I cleaned up sticks, blackberry, picked weeds, cut roots, painted, and planted some flowers and small trees. One other … Read More
Olympia resident, Dale Johnson describes his reason for volunteering at West Central Park. “I read about the park in the Daily O, and also had met Alicia at one of her local get togethers. The park idea sounded good to me and with a lot of time on my hands, I volunteered. … Read More
Seth works for the Olympia Parks Department and first heard about the West Central Park Project from friends. After seeing the site itself, his passion for parks and land management led him to get involved. “I wanted to get involved on the ground floor,” says Seth, “Any time there’s new green spaces, … Read More