Checking back on the West Seattle Elementary volunteers

Following up on this morning’s dignitary-laden kickoff event (WSB coverage with video clips here) on the King Day volunteer work at West Seattle Elementary: Before the scheduled wrap-up a short time ago, we dropped by again and found the work in full swing:


And also got some before-and-after views of spots we’d photographed when a group of volunteers did prep work last Thursday:



One more King Day note – Dr. King did visit Seattle once, in November 1961: tells the story.

3 Replies to "Checking back on the West Seattle Elementary volunteers"

  • ArborHeightsMom January 21, 2008 (4:25 pm)

    This was such a great event, thank you for the coverage! Anyone looking to volunteer with a credible organization that runs its program well should check out City Year.

  • acemotel January 21, 2008 (7:25 pm)

    does anyone know who the artist is for the hummingbird? it’s lovely.

  • Bree Wilson January 22, 2008 (12:56 pm)

    On Saturday, February 2nd there will be a follow-up event through Seattle Works to do some finishing touches on the school. Please check out their website for more details.

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