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Westfield Community Invited to Participate in Edison School Community Day May 6

Volunteers of all ages helped at Edison Intermediate School's first Community Service Day.

WESTFIELD, NJ —  Volunteers of all ages will have the chance to help with more than 15 hands-on service projects during the Second Annual Edison Intermediate School Community Day, taking place May 6 from 10 a.m. until noon at EIS.

Opportunities will include projects such as writing letters to the troops, making lunches and care kits for homeless people, making appreciation banners for police and firefighters and other projects for organizations such as The Birthday Box and the Ronald McDonald House.

Lisa Blitt, one of the community day’s organizers, said that they expect between 200 and 300 people to drop in for a half hour or more throughout the event.

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“It’s open to the entire community,” Blitt sad. “People from Westfield and surrounding towns are welcome.”

Edison Intermediate School is located at 800 Rahway Ave. in Westfield. For more information, email Blitt at or Stacy Bergerman at

Service hours will be given for all projects.

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