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Issue: 1209 Date: 10/24/2013
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UNIVERSITY CITY PLANS FOR MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY
2013: LOCAL VOLUNTEERS ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE
IN LARGEST NATIONAL DAY OF COMMUNITY SERVICE

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        University City, MO., October 16, 2013 - The City of University City has announced service plans to celebrate Make A Difference Day, the largest national day of community service, on Saturday, October 26.The event, sponsored by USA WEEKEND and Points of Ught, is celebrated annually to connect people with opportunities to serve, increase the strength of communities and promote civic engagement

        "Make A Difference Day is the perfect opportunity to join your community and the world at large to offer your time, talent, voice and resources to community service," said Tracy Hoover, President of Points of Ught. "We look forward to hearing tile stories of communities uniting to beautify local parks, revitalize schools and much more on this sped al day."

        University City is eager to participate in the national event for the fourth year, and as the only municipality in the St Louis area, and one of two in the state of Missouri, to do so. Volunteer opportunities include collecting food and organizing a food drive, cleaning and planting in parks and lots, painting, and assisting local senior citizens with yard work.

        Volunteers will meet at Heman Park Centennial Commons in University City (7210 Olive Blvd.) at 8 a.m. for orientation and refreshments. Service activities will last from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Volunteers will need to provide their own transportation. Pre-registration is encouraged. To sign-up, pick-up a form at the office of the Department of Community Development, 6801 Delmar Blvd.

        For more information, contact Christi Jones with the University City Department of Community Development at cjones@ucitymo.org  or (314) 505-8503.

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