Fifty WeLoveU Volunteers Tidy up North King Street in Virginia

North King Street Clean up

Cleaner City, Cleaner World!

On Sunday, January 27, 2019, more than 50 volunteers from various backgrounds joined together to clean up North King Street in Hampton, Virginia. In this worldwide effort to raise awareness about environmental protection, volunteers targeted a one-mile stretch along North King Street.

The start of every year is full of vitality, new opportunities, and most commonly—resolutions. It’s the same case for the International WeLoveU Foundation East Coast Region. In 2019, WeLoveU is planning and mapping out fresh and new ways to positively impact the global family. In spite of new ideas, there’s nothing like WeLoveU’s roots of carrying out volunteer service.

The volunteers working joyfully cleaned the area thoroughly and collected more than 200 bags of trash. The debris collected at this year’s cleanup ranged from items like bottles and mattresses to old tires and file cabinets, just to name a few. The total estimated weight of the debris from the cleaning frenzy is more than 7,000 pounds.

One Step at a Time

This cleanup was in partnership with the Hampton Clean City Commission and the Hampton Police Department. A local news station also supported the team by broadcasting WeLoveU’s efforts. By working with local agencies, WeLoveU can have better insight into the needs of the community. As a result, volunteers can work towards the same goal and work in unity. All the participants hope to inspire neighbors and families locally and globally to make any and every effort to maintain a cleaner city and overall—a cleaner world.

A cleanup of this size may be seen as small compared to the vast amount of land there is to clean. However, to WeLoveU volunteer’s, they’re motivated to help even in the slightest way.

Through these efforts, they’re working towards environmental protection in five main areas: clean water, oxygen, region, life, and descendants. These components make up the Clean WORLD Movement that WeLoveU has been working on for many years. This movement also works towards fulfilling the SDGs, specifically Climate ActionLife Below Water, and Life on Land.

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37 thoughts on “Fifty WeLoveU Volunteers Tidy up North King Street in Virginia”

  1. The Intl. WeLoveU Foundation is making so much effort and this is amazing work that needs to be shared with the world. All your hard work and beautiful hearts are appreciated. Please keep up the great work!

  2. Tytiana Washington

    Wow! The before and after pictures are shocking, the volunteers did such a great job.
    The beginning of the article touched me a lot as well because here, an organization made it their resolution to help others for the new year where I never even thought of one that didn’t involve myself. It’s inspiring seeing people joyfully want to do good deeds around the world even if it seems like a small one, in reality, it is huge because it touches the lives of others. Thank you so much WeLoveU!

  3. Wow! How beautiful! This is amazing, there was so much trash. It affects us so much actually. It does harm to our environment and eventually us. Keeping our community nice and clean makes our world a better place. Good job! Thank you for all your efforts!

  4. geovanna contreras

    Wow! What an amazing transformation! Where does your commitment come from? Most young people are playing video games, shopping or on social media. However, this organization displays something deeper, a mission to change the world. A city needs WeLoveU Foundation. They work towards the goals of making a better world for us to live in.

  5. Such a good act of love coming from the WeLoveU Foundation. The genuine care shows on their faces how much they enjoy to help others. Words can not describe such beautiful people with great hearts

  6. It’s really great to see a group that focuses on cleaning up even areas most people wouldn’t pay attention to. Great job making the world a better place for all to live in!

  7. This is so amazing that everyone scarified their time to come together with smiles and help out! The world is definitely going to be a better place with volunteers like these!

  8. I agree with Jeanne this is needed in all parts of the world imagine what a difference it would make! Just the sight of less pollution already makes you feel revived but imagine how it also helps the ecosystem. Hope there’s a cleanup in my area soon I can join.

  9. Thank you for sharing the pictures. It makes my day to people who care about the environment and are willing to do something about it.

  10. I have seen the volunteer work the WeLoveU Foundation has done and it’s genuine and the smiles are sincere on each of the volunteers’ faces. It’s a great feeling to know that love for communities/societies is not lost and humanity can be restored.

  11. Great job WeLoveU volunteers! Wow!

    Your Chairwoman is truly setting an amazing example from what I see on your website and the results in Virginia.

    I hope more people join WeLoveU in 2019 and make a difference like we see you made in Hampton, VA. Amazing work! Not sure any words can describe the Before and After pictures except, “WHOA!” Great job!

  12. Alejandra Alvarez

    wow! Incredible job! each picture depicts the true desire to make this a better, cleaner world! I admire all the efforts and works of the We Love You Foundation! Thank you!

  13. This is, yet again a great job done by the WeLoveU volunteers! It’s like it gets better and better everytime WeLoveU carries out a volunteer service. I look forward to a brighter 2019, and can’t wait to participate in more service activities with WeLoveU!

  14. Thank you everyone from WeloveUfoundation for making this effort a success, and doing your part to improve our community.

  15. What amazing results! The WeLoveU volunteers did a great job, and their efforts are truly inspiring and motivate me to maintain a clean environment, the results were so beautiful 🙂

  16. Wow it puts a smile on my face whenever i see the efforts of the volunteers from We Love U foundation all over the world! Keep up the good work!

  17. Jessica Matthews

    Wow, this is beautiful. People come together in unity just to do it ….changing the world to be better. What an amazing volunteer group. We need this all over the world.

  18. Wow, the before and after pictures really show the impact and difference that this organization is making. I’m already at a loss for words but all I can say is I’m thankful the youth is making such efforts to clean the world. Thank you so much for your hard work! I hope myself and more people can join this organization in changing the world

  19. Great job, through your efforts the park and the area itself has been transformed. Thank you to all the volunteers of the WeLoveU foundation.

  20. I am so moved through the We Love You Foundation. It is not easy cleaning a dirty place as such, but the members didn’t think of the condition but only the result of a clean environment!

  21. I am originally from Hampton, VA and have seen this city grow in so many ways. I am truly move to see how much of an impact the WeLoveU Foundation is making to make the community clean and have so many of the youth involved.
    As an active volunteer I am very thankful that WeLoveU is both global and local so that I in such a small city I can make a difference in this vast world of ours with efforts to unify all people by doing good deeds. I anticipate to what the next event will be in Virginia.

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