Media Advisory: UB Volunteers to Help Beautify Homes, Gardens in University District (Updated Information)

By Office of Community Relations

Release Date: May 14, 2010

Editor's note: Please be aware of updated onsite contact information.

University at Buffalo faculty, staff and students will gather from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow (Saturday, May 15) to help make a difference in the community surrounding the UB South Campus as part of the second annual UB Community Day.

Volunteers will be performing minor home repair and gardening in the University District, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity and Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo. They will meet at 8:30 a.m. on the South Campus before fanning out throughout the neighborhood to make new friends, have fun and beautify the UB South Campus neighborhood.

Media arrangements: Linwood Roberts in the UB Office of Community Relations at 829-3099 and Linwood Roberts onsite at 718-219-6230.