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Student Work Crew Brightens Grounds at YWCA


Student volunteers rake leaves along West Fourth Street Supervisor K. Dex Tuttle (second from left) and students clear leaves from the YWCA sidewalk Students snap a chalk line in preparation for painting the center line A steady hand applies bright-yellow highway paint Wielding rakes, leaf bags and paint rollers, Penn College students descended upon the Williamsport YWCA for a Saturday afternoon of community service. The students organized by K. Dex Tuttle, assistant director for programming in the Student Activities Office raked and bagged leaves at the 815 W. Fourth St. facility and repainted traffic lines. A similar work detail helped out last month at the West End Community Center, and more “Civility Saturday” projects will be scheduled at area nonprofit agencies throughout the academic year.

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