Repair Cafe

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Have items you have outgrown, but are still great shape and you’d like to share with others? Have items that are broken and need to be repaired? Well then, bring them to our next joint event which will be a collaboration between the LB Repair Cafe and the Share n’swap!
Our monthly Share n Swap Community Free Market is a special curated space of collaboration and commUNITY. Bring your plant-based foods, clothing, toiletries, home goods, jewelry & art items to Share with others and Swap for something new.
Bring your home items in need of repair. So far the Repair Cafe Team has fixed 476 items! 4:30pm is the cut-off for signing up to get something repaired, so please arrive early. First come, first serve. If you are bringing an item that needs new parts, such as a zipper, please bring any parts needed.
Types of repairs that will be offered so far:

*Sewing / Mending Repairs by Ofelia, Valerie, Geri Ellen and Michaela!

*Small Electrical Appliances, Electronics, Tool Sharpening and all of the above by David Duran!

*Small Electrical Appliances, Electronics, Tool Sharpening, Small Furniture and Wooden Objects by Hashi!

If you are handy and would like to volunteer, consider joining our team! And please follow this link to sign up: https://forms.gle/doeXrxBH392ZLuBNA
This is a cashless community space curated to combat the current housing crisis caused by gentrification through the promotion of inclusion, sharing and commUNITY. By shifting the notions of sharing excess resources, together we create a culture of liberation & love by ensuring we and others may receive what we need. Come join community as we stand in solidarity sharing, swapping & smiling.
For more information about our project initiatives or find ways to get involved in the Movement for Change visit https://socialchangecoalition.com/activation
For more information and questions about LB Repair Cafe, please call 562.786.6081 or email us at: lbtimeexchange@gmail.com
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¿Tienes ropa que ya no usas, pero que aún está en buen estado y te gustaría compartirla con otros? Tienes cosas rotas que necesitas reparadas? Entonces, traelas al proximo evento, el cual es una colaboracion entre el LB Cafe de Reparaciones y el Mercado Libre.
Nuestro Mercado Libre Comunitario Share n Swap mensual es un espacio especial de colaboración y comunidad. Trae tus alimentos de origen vegetal, ropa, artículos de tocador, artículos para el hogar, joyas y artículos de arte para compartir con otros e intercambiar por algo nuevo.
Traiga los artículos de su hogar que necesitan reparación. ¡Hasta ahora, el equipo de Repair Café ha arreglado 476 artículos! 4:30pm es la última hora en cual podremos atenderte, así que por favor llegar temprano. Se ayuda en orden de llegada. Si traes un objeto que necesita partes nuevas, como un cierre para un pantalón, por favor trae las partes que necesites.
Hasta ahora hemos confirmado los próximos tipos de reparaciones que serán ofrecidos en el evento:

*Electronicos/Electrodomesticos/Afilado de Herramientas por David!

*Electronicos/Electrodomesticos/Afilado de Herramientas, Muebles Pequenos y Objetos de Madera por Hashi!

*Costura por Valerie, Ofelia, Geri Ellen & Michaela!

Si tienes habilidades y sabes reparar cosas, por favor considera ser parte de nuestro equipo! Y visita este link para registrarte: https://forms.gle/doeXrxBH392ZLuBNA
Este es un espacio comunitario sin efectivo curado para combatir la actual crisis de vivienda causada por la gentrificación a través de la promoción de la inclusión, el intercambio y la comunidad. Al cambiar las nociones de compartir el exceso de recursos, juntos creamos una cultura de liberación y amor al garantizar que nosotros y otros recibamos lo que necesitamos. Únite a la comunidad mientras nos solidarizamos, intercambiamos y sonreímos.
Para obtener más información sobre nuestras iniciativas de proyectos o encontrar formas de participar en Movement for Change, visita https://socialchangecoalition.com/activation
Para más información y preguntas sobre el Repair Cafe, llama al 562.786.6081 o manda un correo electrónico a: lbtimeexchange@gmail.com

 

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Tallies from Past Repair Cafes

Running Totals from May 2016 to July 2019:

  • 193 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 647 Items Requested for Repair
    • 476  Repaired Items
    • 84 Repaired to a Degree / Got advice
  • 1025 Volunteer Hours

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Fall 2019: Photo Album

  • 7 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 33 Items Requested for Repair
    • 28 Repaired Items
    • 5 Repaired to a Degree
  • 33 Volunteer Hours

Summer 2019: Photo AlbumRepair Cafe 21

  • 9 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 40 Items Requested for Repair
    • 35 Repaired Items
    • 3 Repaired to a Degree
  • 37 Volunteer Hours

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April 2019: Photo AlbumIMG_0373

  • 14 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 66 Items Requested for Repair
    • 59 Repaired Items
    • 7 Repaired to a Degree
  • 50 Volunteer Hours

 


February 2019: Photo Album

  • 8 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 22 Items Requested for Repair
    • 19 Repaired Items
    • 2 Repaired to a Degree
  • 20 Volunteer Hours

 


October    2018: Photo Album

  • 15 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 74 Items Requested for Repair
    • 52 Repaired Items
    • 13 Repaired to a Degree
  • 70.5 Volunteer Hours

 


July 2018 (Pop-Up): Photo Album

  • 9Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 37 Items Requested for Repair
    • 27 Repaired Items
    • 10 Repaired to a Degree
  • 34 Volunteer Hours

 


April 2018: Photo Album

  • 22 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 72 Items Requested for Repair
    • 59 Repaired Items
    • 5 Repaired to a Degree
  • 168 Volunteer Hours

 


March 2018 (Pop-Up): Photo Album

  • 5 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 40 Items Requested for Repair
    • 27 Repaired Items
    • 11 Repaired to a Degree
  • 16 Volunteer Hours

 


October 2017: Photo Album

  • 33 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 64 Items Requested for Repair
    • 35 Repaired Items
    • 7 Repaired to a Degree
  • 190 Volunteer Hours

 


June 2017: Photo Album

  • 37 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 127 Items Requested for Repair
    • 76 Repaired Items
    • 19 Repaired to a Degree
  • 197 Volunteer Hours

 


August 2016 (Pop-Up)

  • 14 Repair Makers & Volunteers
    • 9 Items Requested for Repair
    • 9 Repaired Items
  • 120.75 Volunteer Hours

May 2016: Photo Album

  • 20 Repair Makers & Volunteers
  • 63 Items Requested for Repair
    • 50 Repaired Items
    • 2 Repaired to a Degree
  • 88.75 Volunteer Hours