Learn how to support local organizations

DOWNEY - The public is invited to an open meeting of the Downey Coordinating Council this Wednesday at noon at the Barbara J. Riley Community and Senior Center.The program will include speakers from the Downey Rose Float Association, Downey Symphony Guild, Living Help Center and True Lasting Connections. Representatives will share the history of their organization, population they serve and how residents can contribute. "I strongly encourage you to put this on your calendar and attend. Who knows, you may even want to get involved with a community organization," said Leonard Zuniga, president of Downey Coordinating Council. "We have many other [organizations] for you to choose from. Volunteering is definitely a growing and rewarding experience, especially in Downey." For more information, call Zuniga at (562) 869-5444.

********** Published: April 2, 2010 - Volume 8 - Issue 50