Goodyear G.A.I.N. Day 2016 will be Saturday, Nov. 5
We are no longer accepting 2016 event registrations. The deadline was Sept. 16.
Residents of the following neighborhoods are encouraged to attend their neighborhood G.A.I.N. event:
Historic Goodyear, Palmateer Park, 200 E. Western Ave.: 11AM-12:30PM
North Subdivision, Parque de Paz, 1601 N. Palo Verde Dr.: 11AM-1PM
Palm Valley Phase 2 & 3, neighborhood park at N. 146 Ave. and W. Indianola Ave.: 5:30PM-8PM
Palm Valley Phase VIII South, Portales Park, 15513 W. Monte Vista Rd.: Noon-4PM
Serenity in EMR, tot lot at 182 Dr. and Galveston Dr.: 11AM-2PM
If your neighborhood is not listed and you'd like to know if anyone is organizing an event, call Goodyear Neighborhood Services at 623-882-7801.
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!
Event Planning Resources:
Download an editable Word doc example of a G.A.I.N.-branded flier.
Download our G.A.I.N. Event Planning Guide for resources and inspiration.
Feeling Overwhelmed? Don't!
G.A.I.N. events range in size and scope depending on the neighborhood and the organizer. What is important is building community and promoting police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to keep our neighborhoods safe. Whether it's an informal cookout in the neighborhood park or festival with contests and entertainment, the best way to prevent crime is to know your neighbors and your surroundings. All G.A.I.N. events help!
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