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United Way Day of Caring volunteers clean up the Trading Post in Springville

TIME FOR A BREAK — Interim Overseeing Coordinator Cathy Cappara, standing, right, joins the volunteers for a break in the action.

SPRINGVILLE — Volunteers from the Mentholatum Corporation and from ITT company, both located in Orchard Park, joined local workers on Aug. 21 for the United Way Day of Caring, to help in cleaning up the Trading Post, located on Franklin Street in Springville.

Interim Overseeing Coordinator Cathy Cappara of Perrysburg, formerly of Springville, said volunteers were doing interior cleaning, weeding, painting, cleaning the kitchen and generally fixing the entire building.

TIME FOR FIXING UP — These volunteers showed their caring, by painting the outside of the Trading Post building. Photos by Sandy Dashnaw.

They also supported the Giving Tree, which provides backpacks, clothing, shoes and supplies, for 57 children, through the Evans Agency.

Julie’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, Main Street Pizza, Tim and Bonnie’s Pizza and the Lancaster Tim Hortons provided food for the 34 volunteers. Some local chefs made salads and sides.


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