Time to Volunteer

April 2007
Weekly Reader News - Senior;4/20/2007, Vol. 85 Issue 23, p7
This article discusses how reusable cloth bags can help save the environment. 11-year-old Samantha Goldfield and her family have been carrying their own reusable cloth bags to the grocery store. Goldfield said her family is saving almost 800 disposable bags each year. She noted that plastic bags pollute the city and harm some animals. As part of the community service group Roots and Shoots, Goldfield and other members will host an information session at the National and Global Youth Service Day.


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