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Butte College Announces Nominations for Make A Difference Day 2010

Butte College Make a Difference Day Held Saturday, October 23

In conjunction with National Make a Difference Day, Saturday, October 23, the Butte College Make a Difference Day committee completed 16 community makeover projects throughout Butte and Glenn Counties.

This year marked the third annual event of helping local communities in Butte and Glenn Counties.

NAME OF PROJECT

YOUTH FOR CHANGE - CHICO

710 Walnut Street

Project Manager, Colleen Harvel

Flooring for 2 – 1 bedroom

Transitional apartments for former YFC students

Approx. 570 sq. feet

GOLDEN HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - OROVILLE (this project postponed due to rain)

2400 Via Canela

Project Manager, Julie Decker

BC College Connection Students

Holistic Playground

FAMILY RESOURCE CTR - HAMILTON CITY (helps families in Glenn County)

160 Second Street

Project Manager, Zee Ramirez

Water purification system

Replace plastic storage shed

2 Childproof gates - openings

STAIRWAYS RECOVERY, INC. – CHICO

703 W. Second Avenue

Project Manager, Christina Dahl

Landscape design for a park/garden setting

ST. THOMAS SCHOOL - OROVILLE

1380 Bird Street

Project Manager, Frank Wilson

Repair & refinish 16 wooden picnic benches

PARADISE CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL - PARADISE

6277 Clark Road

Project Manager, Jack Eusler (collaboration with Kohls)

Pull-up project

Frame playground/rubberized

gravel or substrate

Butte County Independent Living Program - CHICO

3860 Morrow Lane, Suite B, Chico

Butte County

Office Makeover

Thermalito Family Improvement & Literacy, OROVILLE

2075 Poplar Avenue (TLC) Preschool

Playground improvement and beautification

Trees, flowers boxes

SALVATION ARMY - OROVILLE

1640 Washington Avenue

Project Manager, Alexa Young

Painting building

KATHLEEN GREENMAN - OROVILLE

2347 Via Cedro

Backyard patio

Flower boxes

Landscaping

Husband killed in motorcycle accident 6-10

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY - CHICO

953 E. 16th Street

Project Manager, Yvonne Christopher

Build a home

PRESTIGE LIVING - OROVILLE

400 Executive Parkway

Project Manager, Donna Davis

Building flower boxes for residents in wheelchairs

VERDELL HILLS - OROVILLE

2980 Florence Avenue

Project Manager, David Goodson

Private Residence painting outside of home

ORLAND BOWL - ORLAND

507 Monterey Street

Project Manager, Daniel Donnelly/Janice Sumahit 865-1009

Pressure washing

Paint the outside of the bowling

Glenn County

PENNY BURDITT - CHICO

4 Marvin Circle

Replace flooring

Project Manager, Eric Chisler

Butte College Food Pantry - BUTTE COLLEGE

Phi Theta Kappa

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