For Immediate Release: Aug. 10, 2010
Make A Difference
Day project nominations
ARIZ. (Aug. 10, 2010)
The City of Goodyear is accepting nominations for projects for the annual Make
A Difference Day, which will be celebrated on Saturday, Oct. 23 by the City
of Goodyear in partnership with local Rotary Clubs. It is a day of service
dedicated to helping others -- a celebration of neighbors helping neighbors.
you've noticed a neighbor's home in need of basic repairs, a ramp for
wheelchair access, yard maintenance, or other work that has been left undone
because the residents are elderly, disabled or experiencing an especially
difficult time. Now's the time to suggest a project or someone who might be
helped through the Make A Difference Day project.
Rotary Clubs will review the nominations and identify two or three "fix
up" projects for Make A Difference Day. Then, partnering with the City,
Rotary members and local businesses, volunteers will get to work on the Make A
Difference Day projects.
are invited to nominate an individual or family who may have a need that could
be met through the efforts of this year's Make A Difference Day projects. Nominees
must be residents of Goodyear. Even if you don't know your neighbor's name,
simply submit the address and the organizers will attempt to find the other
are also needed to lend a hand and make these projects a success, and donations
of materials and cash are especially appreciated.
submit a nomination for the Make A Difference Day projects, contact Sam Debus at
623-882-7947or firstname.lastname@example.org , or by mail at
City of Goodyear, 190 N. Litchfield Road, Goodyear AZ 85338. Or log on to www.goodyearaz.gov.
sign up as a Make A Difference Day volunteer, contact Judi Switanek, City of
Goodyear Volunteer Coordinator at 623-882-7807 or email@example.com.
and volunteer applications must be received by October 1, 2010. Earliest
entries will receive priority consideration.