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End of the Year Updates
by Shivani Chotalia on Wed 08 Apr 2015 04:39:26 PM EDT

Hi everyone! 

We've got two last big events coming up tomorrow to wrap up the semester:

Youth Conference

Our youth conference is coming up tomorow!! We have more than 150 students coming and have a packed schedule prepared of six different workshop streams. We're still looking for volunteers, please sign up here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1SHPizwFFJfTz-FIVcu4zWDINU9VP3Mrvs6qLpXNNjlY/edit?usp=sharing

Following Youth Conference, we'll all be celebrating the year at our social event tomorrow evening! It's been a phenomenal year, thanks to everyone for all the work you've done :)

See you all tomorrow,

Shivani






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