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For Immediate Release:
April 24, 2019
Media Contact:
Mia DeVane
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717-439-8745

Transforming South Miami-Dade neighborhoods

Commissioner Levine Cava, in partnership with Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade, to provide critical home repairs and neighborhood beautification on National Rebuilding Day, April 27


MIAMI-DADE – County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava is partnering with Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade to sponsor National Rebuilding Day in South Dade on Saturday, April 27 from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Approximately 250 volunteers will work together to make repairs to 12 homes and other neighborhood improvements in the Leisure City, Naranja and Princeton communities. 

Home repairs are prioritized for seniors, veterans and individuals with disabilities who cannot afford critical repairs like roof replacements, updated electrical wiring and plumbing, and accessibility modifications in bathrooms and kitchens. Other projects will include painting, floor installation, park cleanup, pothole repairs, removal of illegal dumping and more.

Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade is a nonprofit organization that brings volunteers and communities together to preserve homeownership throughout Miami-Dade County.  Commissioner Levine Cava has worked closely with Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade for the past three years to invest in much-needed home repairs and neighborhood beatification in South Dade communities.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, District 8
Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade
Approximately 250 volunteers and a dozen community/corporate organizations
What:
National Rebuilding Day in South Dade
When:
April 27, 2019, 7: a.m.- 1: p.m.
Where:
Live Like Bella Park (registration tent/staging area near park entrance)
29305 Illinois Road, Miami, FL 33033
Editor's Note:
Best visuals will occur between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. volunteer rally and send-off; 8:30 a.m. volunteers disperse to home repair and cleanup projects. A project map will be available.