Posted by Meghan Webber
REALTORS® don’t just sell homes, they help build communities.
On Saturday May 4, members from the Greater Lansing Association of REALTORS® launched its annual Adopt-A-Park project at the South Side Community Coalition.
After several months of planning the project and work days spent assembling equipment, REALTORS® were finally ready to launch a Pop-Up Park to the neighborhood with a party.
“It is a privilege to have the opportunity to give back to communities where we all live, work and play. Strong communities will help build a better future for everyone,” said Erica McAvoy, president of the Greater Lansing Association of REALTORS®.
The Association bought and custom painted two picnic-game tables, a Little Free Library, interactive fence art, reading nook, PVC pipe xylophone, yard Yahtzee, disc golf, permanent hopscotch, Twister, soccer balls and cones, and deck boxes to store all the new equipment long term.
Members of the center and neighborhood were invited to check out the new features, enjoy freshly popped popcorn and a meal from Picnic: A Food Truck. ...