Deadline for Work on Wilmington project approaching

Posted by Doug Wahl - email


WILMINGTON,NC (WECT)- Work on Wilmington, formally known as Hands on WIlmington, is now soliciting projects for its 2010 community service day.

Every year hundreds of volunteers complete in just four hours projects around Wilmington and New Hanover county. This year's event will take place on April 17, 2010.

Examples of past projects include installing playground equipment, small construction projects, painting and landscaping or cleaning up a neighborhood or park. This year's organizers expect more than 2,500 volunteers. All nominations must be submitted by December 31, 2009

This is the 5th year the Leader Wilmington has conducted community service days. Organizers say the goal is "Making a difference by inspiring people to work together on a community projects."

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