Goodyear G.A.I.N. Day 2016 will be Saturday, Nov. 5
What Is G.A.I.N.?
G.A.I.N., Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods, is a statewide day of celebration for the success of crime prevention through community involvement.
Goodyear neighborhoods are encouraged to celebrate by planning their own community event.
Neighborhood G.A.I.N. events:
- Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime programs.
- Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships.
- Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness.
- Promote getting to know your neighbors!
Things to do at your event:
- Establish a Neighborhood Watch.
- Introduce Neighborhood Watch leaders.
- Welcome new residents.
- Give crime prevention tips.
- Have a potluck.
- Public safety-themed chalk art contest.
- Face painting.
- Water balloon toss or hula-hoop contest.
- Scavenger hunt.
- Beautify a common area.
- Neighbor-helping-neighbor projects.
- Conduct a neighborhood scan and report street lights that need to be repaired.