Shine Assembles Thousand Volunteers for Jackson Metro Clean Up


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Shine, an extensive volunteer project, gathered an estimated 5,000 volunteers to clean up neighborhoods in the Jackson Metro.

The trash clean up is due to a massive residential disaster in the area as it abides with the city's "Keep Jackson Beautiful" campaign. A video footage of the clean up is seen via News Channel 12's "Caring for Mississippi Event".


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