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Sam Bauman: Here’s a great opportunity for all volunteers

From my balcony, I can see two big, white tents at the back of the Boys & Girls Clubs on Russell Way. Daily, now that school’s out, I see hundreds of kids flocking to those tents for a breakfast, lunch or snack. It’s part of a U.S. Department of Agriculture program to help children bridge summer months when parents are at work and there’s no school or home lunch. Blue-sweatshirt-clad volunteers keep order for the 300 or so kids who come there for food, games and instruction of various kinds. Program director Andrew Johnson is there from 10 a.m. to …

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