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Call issued for sandbag cleanup volunteers

News Willmar,Minnesota 56201
West Central Tribune
Call issued for sandbag cleanup volunteers
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

WILLMAR -- United Way of West Central Minnesota, Calvary Lutheran Church and the local faith community are coordinating an effort to send volunteers to the Fargo-Moorhead area to help clean up the millions of sandbags used to protect the community from flooding.

Buses will leave Calvary Lutheran Church at 6 a.m. Sunday and will return around 8 p.m.

Volunteers should dress appropriately; bring gloves, water and face masks if wanted. Food will be provided on cleanup sites.

To register, call Calvary Lutheran Church at 235-2508. Youth groups are welcome but must provide their own chaperones.