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America Close Up (Community Service: Boston's City Year) #589171

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 21, 1993
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(Washington: Tom Brokaw) [In his inaugural address, President CLINTON - challenges young Americans to a season of service.] Report introduced.

(Boston: Fred Briggs) The "City Year" program in Boston in which young people put in a year of community service examined; scenes shown of the program in action on the streets and in the schools. [City Year volunteers Carrie DAVIS, Stephen SPALIS, parents Douglas McMURTRY, Gail JOHNSON, Secretary of Labor Robert REICH - back City Year.] [City Year co-director Allen KHAZEI, New England Telephone Paul O'BRIEN - explain the goals.] City Year as a model for other cities to follow noted. [Staffer Noel TORRES - comments.]

(Washington: Tom Brokaw) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Briggs, Fred;
Brokaw, Tom

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