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Boston, Massachusetts / City Year Youth Service #127063

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 27, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Senate said likely to create a Voluntary National Service in plan to institutionalize volunteerism.

(Boston: Joe Bergantino) Volunteer program in Boston, Massachusetts, where inner city youth provide companionship at senior centers and voluntary labor in neighborhood projects in their after-school hours and in "City Year" program after graduation featured; scenes shown. [Three GIRLS, BOY - comment.] Development of City Year by two Harvard law graduates, Alan Kazey and Michael Brown explained. [BROWN, two corps MEMBERS - comment on the program.]

Bergantino, Joe;
Jennings, Peter

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