Event Information

One day, every year, the Independence School District leads volunteer-based projects at designated schools to clean, paint, and update. Together, we can make our community Shine!

Save the Date

   Saturday, June 19, 2021

7am to 12pm

NOTE:   Online registration has closed. If you wish to volunteer – please arrive to the school of your choice at 7 am on Saturday 


This year the Project Shine schools are:

  • Blackburn elementary
  • Benton elementary
  • Luff elementary
  • Santa Fe elementary
  • Sycamore Hills elementary  – FULL

We welcome church groups, civic groups, parents, staff and their families.  You must 16 years of age or over to paint.   Thank you for your consideration of this fun community project.



Not Able to Volunteer?

Feel free to send monetary donations to the address below, payable to: “ISD Foundation”
201 N. Forest Ave.
Independence, MO 64050

Project Shine would not be possible without the help of hundreds of volunteers, donated supplies and corporate sponsors!