CSULB Students Help Make a Difference

Photo: Sara Berkson Daily 49er
The Long Beach community gathered on Saturday to renovate a deteriorated home. 

More than 75 volunteers armed with tools and paintbrushes arrived at a dilapidated Long Beach home early Saturday morning to help renovate it as part of Make a Difference Day, the nation’s biggest day of community service.

Every year on the fourth Saturday of October, millions of volunteers take part in thousands of projects across the country to help low-income, elderly and disabled people in need, according to the Make a Difference Day website.

Cal State Long Beach students joined volunteers from the Long Beach Police Department, the U.S. Attorney General’s Office and the community to work for the local non-profit Rebuilding Together Long Beach (RTLB) which participates in Make a Difference Day every year.

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