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Thursday, August 31, 2000

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Volunteer Organization Provides Blankets to Children

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Thursday, August 31, 2000



"Volunteer Organization Provides Blankets"

What: Project Linus
When: Friday, September 8, 2000 at 1:00 p.m.
Where: Operations Valley Bureau
6240 Sylmar Ave
Van Nuys, Ca. 91401

Why: Project Linus is a volunteer organization, who provides hand made blankets to seriously ill and traumatized children.

Their motto is:

"PROVIDING SECURITY THROUGH BLANKETS"

To inform the community of "Project Linus" and how they can get involved in the distribution of blankets to seriously injured and traumatized children.

Expected attendees:

Captain Greg Meyer, Commanding Officer Valley Traffic Division

Suzann McGinnis, Coordinator for the East San Fernando Valley Chapter of Project Linus.

For further information please contact Valley Traffic Community Traffic Services Unit at 818-756-8381.




For Release 3:30 pm PDT
August 31, 2000