Union students help spruce up Schenectady

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – Hundreds of Union students will help spruce up the city Saturday for the 18th annual John Calvin Toll Day.

Volunteers will meet up at 12:45 p.m. in front of the Old Chapel to help clean up parks, monuments and a variety of other public spaces.

Sites and organizations receiving assistance:

  • Campus Kitchen
  • Catholic Charities
  • Cornell Coop Extension/ Roots & Wisdom
  • Baptist Health Nursing Home
  • City Mission
  • FUMC
  • Girls Inc.
  • Glendale Home
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Harmony Fellowship Church
  • Home Furnishings Inc.
  • MiSci (formerly Schenectady Museum)
  • Salvation Army
  • Schenectady ARC
  • South Street Park
  • Vale Cemetary

Coordinated by Union's Kenney Community Center and a number of city organizations, Toll Day is named after one of Union's first graduates in 1799.

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