United Way of Allen County is gearing up for it’s 19th annual Day of Caring! This is an excellent opportunity for those who have always wanted to get involved to see what volunteering is all about.
WHO: Approximately 1,200 United Way of Allen County volunteers
WHEN: Breakfast for volunteers begins at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, August 4, 2011; project work begins at approximately 8:30 a.m.
WHERE: Breakfast at Headwaters Park West; projects at non-profit agencies, schools and homes throughout the community – a list of sites (possible photo opps) will be emailed one to two days prior to Day of Caring
WHY: United Way’s Day of Caring gets volunteers directly involved in improving the community. This year, Day of Caring has a LIVE UNITED theme; everyone must work together to build a better community. Projects will include cleaning, painting and landscaping at non-profit agencies; private residence repair or maintenance; and work at child care centers, after-school youth program sites and schools.
Want to get involved? Contact: Mary Tyndall, Communication Director, 260.422.4776 (work), 260.341.7427 (cell)