College students spent their day volunteering in La
Students from U-W La Crosse.
and Western Technical College all joined together
for National Make a Difference Day.
The students met at Weigent Park.
where Mayor Tim Kabat gave them a send off.
They helped a number of groups including the Eco Park.
Hunger Task Force.
and the Salvation Army.
It means a lot, I mean coming from a student perspective
and being able to give back to the community.
Just to know that we're helping, know that we are
able to reach out to the community that we're living
We're such a big part of the community and being able
to reach out futher than that just means so much.
More than 200 students volunteered for the event today.