Volunteers are needed to help with revitalization efforts of La Crosse’s Powell-Poage-Hamilton and Washburn Neighborhoods in May.

Volunteers would help with local community development programs, including house repair projects, painting, landscaping and general yard clean-up.

ReNEW La Crosse Neighborhoods (Revitalizing Neighborhood Empowerment With La Crosse Neighborhoods) is a partnership of neighbors, non-profit and public agencies, local businesses, and community members working to improve the overall appearance of the Powell-Poage-Hamilton and Washburn Neighborhoods.

There will be a volunteer kick-off event on Sunday, May 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Here are the other opportunities to volunteer:

  • Saturday, May 10 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Saturday, May 17 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Saturday, May 31 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Saturday, June 7 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

If you want to volunteer, visit to register. Volunteers can also call Bekky at (608) 785-785-2373 ext. 1604 or email