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Volunteers Take Over For A Day In Benton County

Posted: March 13, 2014 at 6 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO BEN GOFF Pope, right, and Tracy Price spread mulch at the Helen R. Walton Children's Enrichment Center in Bentonville.
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STAFF PHOTO BEN GOFF Pope, right, and Tracy Price spread mulch at the Helen R. Walton Children's Enrichment Center in Bentonville.

Volunteers wearing black T-shirts with the words "It's coming ... " in white letters moved about Saving Grace House on Wednesday morning.

AT A GLANCE

Live United

United Way of Northwest Arkansas’ Live United is one of the largest single-day volunteer efforts of the year and serves Benton, Washington and Madison counties in Arkansas as well as McDonald County in Missouri.

Local volunteers are paired with nonprofit agencies to help with projects.

More than 600 volunteers participated this year, 475 of which were Walmart and Sam’s Club employees, Bendi Toland said.

More teams participated, but did not register, she said.

Source: Staff Report

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