Bless the School: Paint & Restore

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June 15-20, 2015

(with preparation beginning on June 10th)

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Help us support our partner school Welborn elementary and build relationships in the community.

Location: Welborn Elementary School, 5200 Leavenworth Rd., KCKS

Dates: June 15-20, 2015

Pre-Blitz Preparatory Work:

  • Wednesday, June 10: 8:45-noon
    • Move tools and supplies from storage to school and begin unloading
  • Wednesday, June 10: Noon-3pm
    • Finish unloading and set up paint stations
  • Friday, June 12: 10am-1pm
    • Light sanding of trim; direct carpet removal by high school team


Painting and work shifts run Monday, June 15th- Saturday June 20th

Shifts available

  • Monday through Thursday 9am-Noon, 1pm-4pm, and 5:30pm-8:30pm
  • Friday and Saturday 9am-Noon and 1pm-4pm

Welborn Elementary School is located in Kansas City, KS and serves approximately 535 students, 92% of whom receive free or reduced lunch. 280 students read 100 minutes or more every week as part of their reading program. This summer Bless the School volunteers will assist with some of the following maintenance and repair tasks:

  • Painting
  • Organizing Closets
  • Building Shelves
  • Cleaning
  • Laying Carpet Squares
  • Grounds Maintenance
  • Hospitality
  • Install cork and whiteboards
  • Playground rehab

You can also serve our partner schools by volunteering for the Schools Furnishing Hope event June 15-27. Click here for more details.

Visit our Education & Life Skills page to learn about ways you can support Resurrection's partner schools throughout the year.