--- IMPORTANT NOTES ---------------ALL VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUESTED TO JOIN THE CITY OF MARKHAM EVENT ON MAY 16, 2019 FROM 7 PM to 9 PM.CLICK PARTICIPATE FOR EACH PERSON WHO JOINED THE CLEANUP CAMPAIGN TO GET A CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION FROM ISM & CITY OF MARKHAM.--- ORIGINAL EVENT DETAILS ----Join spring cleanup campaign to remove litter from our streets.Cleanup will start with light breakfast after Fajr prayer in Markham Masjid. Garbage bags, gloves and water bottles will be provided to all volunteers. All Neighbors are encouraged to join this campaign along with their kids to help remove the litter from streets and community parks. Neighbors can also do the cleaning on your own and send us few pictures to add to our campaign albums.All participants should register their names with event in-charge brother Nisar Alvi to get an appreciation certificate from ISM for showing a great community spirit. A Pizza party will be arranged for all participants kids and youth.--- EVENT UPDATES --------------Update on 21-Apr-2019- Event was started on time with breakfast in masjid Gym.- Members attended the breakfast were given the bags and gloves and street were assigned to them.- Streets of Featherstone, Red Sea Way, Middlefield and Laguna were cleaned up by volunteers before noon.- Registration tables were setup at two gates of the mosque to assign more streets to neighbors- Pictures of the cleanup were shared by the volunteers and it was great feeling to see kids and youth involved in cleanup along with their parents.Update on 22-Apr-2019- Featherstone Park was cleaned up with help from youth playing cricket in the ground- Blupre Park was visited after Asr prayer and assigned to brother Sarfraz for some remaining litter under a tree- Requested brother Amjad to cleanup leaves and litter from Plaza parking lot.Update on 23-Apr-2019- A drive was made to the street around mosque to inspect the cleanliness.Update on 25-Apr-2019- Plaza parking lot was cleaned up by maintenance staffUpdate on 10-May-2019- We will meet at Featherstone Park after Duhr prayer around 2:00 PM.- We will do one more round of cleanup of the park by picking up any litter from the ground and any leaves under the trees and bushes.- A group picture will be taken at 3:00 PM Sharp.- PIZZA party has postponed after finishing of Ramadan- City of Markham has invited all volunteers to receive certificate of appreciation from Mayor Frank Scarpitti on May 16th, 2019 from 7 PM to 9 PM.
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