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Habitat for Humanity and Buffalo AmeriCorps Partner For AmeriCorps Week 2010

Habitat for Humanity and Buffalo AmeriCorps Partner For AmeriCorps Week 2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Habitat for Humanity and Buffalo AmeriCorps Partner For AmeriCorps Week 2010

Buffalo, New York – May 7, 2010 –During AmeriCorps Week 2010 Habitat for Humanity is partnering with 30 Buffalo AmeriCorps members to perform renovations that include studding, dry wall padding and landscaping to a home on the Lower West Side of Buffalo. Buffalo AmeriCorps members will learn skills that they will carry for a lifetime while helping a low income family aesthetically make their house a home.
This major project will take place from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 452 Fargo Ave. Buffalo, NY 14213.
The activities and events throughout AmeriCorps Week will showcase the power of AmeriCorps members and alumni by educating community members about the role, impact and importance of AmeriCorps in our communities. Throughout the week service activities will take place and will include but are not limited to: Community Gardens, Education/Children, Community Outreach, Debris Removal and more.