Monday, August 30, 2010

Clayton State Cares… as Part of President Hynes’ Inauguration

As part of the inauguration ceremonies of President Dr. Thomas J. “Tim” Hynes, Jr., the Clayton State University Department of Campus Life will be sponsoring a day of community service, entitled “Clayton State Cares” on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010.

The First Clayton State Cares Day will feature volunteer service projects for Clayton State students, faculty, staff, administrators, and their families at five locations in the Southern Crescent. All five service projects will run from 9 a.m. to noon and will be followed by a cookout for the volunteers at the Clayton State Student Activities Center from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The five service projects are as follows…

Helping the City of Forest Park turn a vacant lot into a community garden.

Spreading mulch, planting flowers and doing basic equipment maintenance at the Lake City Park Playgorund and the Run Creek Playground.

Volunteering at the Lafayette Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Fayetteville.

Helping with morning set-up and registration for the Second Annual Ride to Break the Cycle Motorcycle Ride in Henry County.

For more information on Clayton State Cares, contact the Departmentof Campus Life at (678) 466-5433.

A unit of the University System of Georgia, Clayton State University is an outstanding comprehensive metropolitan university located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta.

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