More Than 200 Local Teens Clean Up City Island for Youth Day of Caring
More than 200 local high school students recently volunteered as part of United Way of the Capital Region’s 17th Annual Youth Day of Caring.
Volunteers completed painting, clean-up and landscaping projects throughout Harrisburg City Island to prepare the park for the spring season.
Juniors and seniors from the following 10 high schools participated: Bishop McDevitt, Camp Hill, Central Dauphin East, Commonwealth Charter Academy, Cougar Academy, John Harris, Middletown, Red Land, SciTech and Susquehanna Township.
Members of United Way of the Capital Region’s Bridges Society served as volunteer project leaders and chaperones. The Bridges Society connects a diverse group of emerging leaders through giving and volunteering.
Check out photos from Youth Day of Caring at www.flickr.com/photos/55945803@N04/albums/72157679618063078.
Youth Day of Caring is sponsored by Members 1st Federal Credit Union (Lead Sponsor), Capital BlueCross & Healthy You Café (Lunch Sponsor), Harrisburg Kiwanis Youth Foundation (Secondary Sponsor), F&M Trust (Sponsor), PSECU (Sponsor), Reynolds Enterprises (Sponsor) and BL Companies (In-Kind Sponsor).