Beautification
Human Community and Human Condition
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Participants
28
Hours
28
People Served
60

What is your wish for this project?

We would like to partner with one of our local senior centers for patients that suffer from Alzheimers and Dementia. We would like to give them company, beautify their garden, and enjoy fun time with them.

How did it go?

We mapped out the Tyson's Corner area near McLean, Va. We noticed that the area was really resourced. We realized that we wanted to therefore help people (as opposed to the environment or animals). We looked for an elderly facility, as we love working with our own grandparents, and we realized that they are often a group left out of communities. We found the Great Falls Center for Assisted Living and reached out to see if we could partner. They responded and said they would be happy to par...read more