More than 1,500 people will take time off from their normal jobs on Thursday to participate in the Day of Caring. Twice each year, the United Way organizes volunteers to work on a variety of projects for the community.
All are welcome to help pull weeds, water, and harvest locally grown vegetables from a new community garden. The Hilltop Campus Village has partnered with People Uniting Neighbors and Churches, or PUNCH, to plant a new garden in Davenport.
A benefit concert for flood victims in Davenport will be held next month. Flood Fest is set for Friday June 7th at the River Center, with all proceeds going to flood recovery efforts in downtown Davenport.