North Richmond, Ca.
Residents of the area of Market and Fifth
Streets in North Richmond clean up trash
and repaint the curb as part of the Keep
North Richmond Beautiful campaign.
Later in the day, residents help children from
the neighborhood adds a butterfly mural to
the side of the building.
Why Butterflies ???
Butterflies are a universal symbol of
transformation and that transformation is
occurring in North Richmond.
Along with their beauty, butterflies do not
sting, do not carry disease, and pollinate
important human food crops.