Memphis Athletic Ministries


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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room: bFirst coat of oil based paint on file cabinet. Met Pioneer Athletics representative concerning covering HVAC units with athletic pads.
In Girls’ Bathroom: Applied second layer of paint to stalls. Applied first layer of paint to stall doors.
In Girls’ Locker Room: Applied first layer of paint to file cabinet.

Gave 4.00 hours on 09/02/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room: Painted second cost on interior side of door and door jamb.

In Girls’ Locker Room: Painted Hot Water Tank door. Painted file cabinet.

In Girls’ Bathroom: Filled in more holes in stalls.

Gave 4.00 hours on 08/31/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM HQ: Dropped off bulletin board borders and small posters for lamination. Per retired teachers, makes the decorations last much longer. Who knew?

At MAM MLK:
In Gurls’ Locker Room:

Brought in two 8 foot 2 by 4 lumber for repairing former locker pedestal by door.

Patched two large holes in wall by door.

Gave 3.00 hours on 08/30/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Girls’ Bathroom:
Installed purse hooks, one door stop, interior/exterior pull handles and locking mechanism in both toilet stalls. Installed beaded curtain.

In Girls’ Locker Room: Primed mirror wall for painting. Installed pull handle and door stop on hot water tank door.

Caulked exterior windows door with black silicone. No more crevices for wasps!

Swept main entry way.

Gave 12.00 hours on 08/27/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
Girls’ Bathroom: Primed two stall doors and all patches on stall partitions .Removed tape from recaulked sinks. Reinforced with zip ties, the 2x2 wire cube storage container. Exchanged old painted over metal switch plate for new brass model.

Girls’ Locker Room: Began priming the walls where the removed lockers stood. Sanded and primed patched areas on hot water tank door. Changed out old, painted over metal switch plate with a new brass one.

Gave 6.00 hours on 08/26/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Girls’ Bathroom:
Installed two new bathroom doors. Still need to be primed, painted and hardware attached, but there are new doors which close shut. Big improvement. Moved old stall doors into Boys’ Locker Room for transfer to MAM Warehouse. Stripped off old caulking around the two sinks. Applied silicone to same.

In Girls’ Locker Room: Steam cleaned flooring/tiles near shower stall entrances. Set up and decorated “library corner” with posters and colorful beanbag chairs. Put down carpet as well. Scraped up gum and paint droppings from floor.

Removed construction detritus. Recycled all cardboard.

Gave 12.00 hours on 08/25/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room: Put up two bulletin boards on walls and covered boards with Better Than Paper. Put up two mirrors. Cleaned exterior shower stall surfaces. Moved in bean bag chairs. Put down carpets. Unwrapped all book ends. Put out pillows on sofas.

In Girls’ Bathroom. Took off one old stall door in preparation for installation of new doors. Constructed wire cube shelving and placed in bathroom with milk crates.

In Gym: Put up one bulletin board on wall and covered board with Better Than Paper.

In Activity Room: Completed borders on two bulletin boards. Covered freezer with Better Than Paper.

Gave 12.00 hours on 08/24/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Girls’ Locker Room: Covered outside shower stalls with light blue Better Than Paper and placed Schoolgirl Rainbow bulletin board borders on shower stall columns. Put up spring loaded curtain rods and sparkly curtains in shower stalls.

Installed excess rubber cove molding in Choir Director’s classroom. She’s a prayer partner for MLK MAM and We Are From Harvest had changed our her overhead lighting in error (we thought it was the Girls’ MAM Room). Decorated her bulletin board with excess yellow Better Than Paper. She started to cry. It had been a trying day.

Cleaned and rehabbed Youth Activities Coordinator’s desk. Lookin’ good!

Gave 7.00 hours on 08/23/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Girls’ Bathroom, filled holes and applied one coat of green oil based paint on bathroom stalls. Mopped floor. Decorated two bulletin boards.

In Girls’ Locker Room, cleaned and sanitized pink painted refrigerator. Moved it to final location and plugged it in. It works! Positioned items (mirrors and bulletin boards) in the room for wall installation. Prior to painting, filled holes in hot water tank door.

Wiped down tables in gym.

Gave 10.00 hours on 08/19/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Girls’ Bathroom: Scraped all old paint off floor tile. Steam cleaned the floor and wall tile. Removed floor drain and vacuumed out all detritus. Showed the drain to MAM staff and warned them not to use the drain.

Discussed with Gym Director and Youth Coordinator project timelines and decorative wishes.

Gave 5.00 hours on 08/18/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK
In Girls’ Locker Room: Permanently affixed to walls two framed posters. Removed old hardware from hot water heater door.

Spoke extensively to MAM MLK Youth Coordinator concerning plans for Girls’ Locker Room.

In Girls’ Bathroom: Steam cleaned tiles on sink and towel dispenser walls. Steam cleaned flooring and tiles outside of stalls.

Gave 7.00 hours on 08/18/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room: Final sanding of freestanding bookshelf. Decorated 5 bulletin boards. Put down rugs. Removed all extraneous material. Ready for grand opening with 21 minutes to spare.

Gave 8.00 hours on 08/16/2021 with Olivet, Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room: First coat of Vara Sanding Sealer on bookshelves. Leveled shelves in large refrigerator.

Put two coats of Vera Sanding Sealer on office furniture. Constructed four wire storage shelves for Girls’ Locker Room and Gymnasium proper and put in them the appropriately colored milk crates.

Girls’ Locker Room: Moved office desk into locker room. Brought in nail salon items and put them in pink lockers.

Removed accumulated trash and recycled cardboard boxes. Swept gym.

Gave 10.00 hours on 08/14/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room, removed all construction detritus. Met reefer tech about malfunctioning sliding door. Fixed! Vacuumed up all concrete dust.

In Girls’ Bathroom: Put up three bulletin boards.

In Girls’ Locker Room:
Swept and vacuumed floor, underneath lockers and shower stalls.
Moved in all furniture. Staged mirrors and posters for hanging. Moved flooring materials into the back shower stall. Moved all tools and equipment into Girls’ Locker Room.

Removed all trash and construction detritus from main gym. Cut up multiple cardboard boxes for recycling.
Put together two rolling whiteboards.

Gave 16.00 hours on 08/13/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK in Activity Room:
Reshampooed four of blue modular chairs. Varnished four tables. Moved tools/supples from room. Set up additional reinforced wire shelving. Put in colored milk crates in MLK colors. Go Rams!

Gave 6.00 hours on 08/12/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Activity Room: Repaired, rehabbed and shampooed 10 blue modular chairs, 4 orange stools , 2 brown ottomans and 1 red backless high chair.
Mopped floor. Constructed 2 wire shelves.

Gave 11.00 hours on 08/11/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
In Girls’ Locker Room:
Pulled down paper/tape hung to protect walls from spray painting lockers. Uncovered numbers on painted lockers. Lovely!

In Girls’ Bathroom: Cleaned toilets and sinks. Replacement doors and various hardware items given to hobbyist carpenter who enjoys doing such a project. (He’s a retired engineer—it will be P.E.R.F.E.C.T.)

In Activity Room:
Large freezer delivered. Both reefer and freezer operating.

Put up five, 6 foot by 4 foot cork bulletin boards. Large whiteboard defective—broken in transit. Reordered via Uline.

Installed XL yellow Toughooks on chair rails in appropriate places.

Gave 12.00 hours on 08/10/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MAM MLK:
At Activity Room: Put up movie screen. Steam cleaned flooring underneath HVACs. Put up two manual pencil sharpeners and whiteboard markers’ storage container. Affixed bookcase to wall. Moved bibles onto new bookcase.

Wasp issue resolved.

Gave 12.00 hours on 08/09/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey
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At MLK MAM:

Moved items from passageway outside Activity Room into MAM gym. School starts next week and loose items need to be out of school’s way.

Spayed for wasps outside front exit door.

Collected items to create gravel drain underneath outside condensate drain. The water collecting there has created a mud pit and attracts wasps, right by the gym entrance and Activity Room ventilation louvers. Hope to remediate the wasp problem and rid the entrance of an eyesore.

Gave 2.00 hours on 08/06/2021 with Volunteer Odyssey