Volunteer to help pick up litter at three upcoming events in Kansas City parks and on boulevards.

Sign up for Make a Difference Mondays and help the Kansas City Parks Ambassadors pick up litter along the city boulevards and in city parks. Volunteers are needed from 9:30 – 11 a.m. on Mondays, May 23 and May 30, near 57th street and Paseo Boulevard.

Make reservations for Make a Difference Mondays by date: May 23 or May 30. For more information, email parks.volunteer@kcmo.org.

Lakeside Nature Center needs volunteers for a Gregory Boulevard Litter Cleanup from 9 – 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 20 at 4701 E. Gregory Blvd., Kansas City, MO. Register at KCMO Parks and Recreation.

The parks department will provide bags and gloves for volunteers. Anyone younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you’d like to organize an event for your organization or neighborhood, Bridging The Gap has some handy hints in its’ Litter Cleanup Guide. Find the guide or volunteer for one of BTG’s events at Bridging the Gap.