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Teen Volunteers in Action SD1 Chapter kicks off 2016-17 year

Teen Volunteers in Action SD1 Chapter kicks off 2016-17 year

The founding SD1 Chapter of Teen Volunteers in Action (TVIA) held its yearly kick-off event Aug. 28 at the San Dieguto County Park. This year’s annual kick off featured a new format, introducing the approximately 180 young men to five different philanthropies served by the TVIA Chapter. The youth, grades 7-12, interacted with each of the five charities to further learn how their volunteerism helps their organizations.

“This year’s event is about being open to new experiences,” said Rebecca Nunes, TVIA SD1 Chapter president. “I hope that you will engage with these charities today and walk away with a new understanding of their important role in our...

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