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Spr i ngBr eak Ser vi ce Dur i ngt heCol umbusCi t ySchool sSpr i ngBeak,Ci t yYearr emai nedhar datwor ks er v i ng t hecommuni t y .Ci t yYearpar t ner edwi t ht heBoysandGi r l sCl ubsofCent r al Ohi of ort he week.Cor psMember ss uppor t edt woBoysandGi r l sCl ubs i t es ,t heWes t s i decent erand t heMi l oGor ganCent er .Dur i ngt heweekCi t yYears uppor t t edt hedai l yact i v i t i esoft he cent er sandpr ov i dedourown pr ogr ammi ngaswel l .

Al ongwi t hCi t yYear ’ spar t ner s hi pwi t ht heBoysandGi r l sCl ub,TheCor pswor kedwi t h Wei nl andPar kEl ement ar y ,as chool wes er v edai l y ,t obui l dt hes etf ort hes chool supcomi ng s pr i ngpl ay ,Anni e.Thes etcons i s t sofNewYor kCi t ybui l di ngs ,beds ,or phanwal l s ,as t age, acur t ai nandat wos t or y3Dr epl i caofabui l di ngcr eat edwi t hmi l kcr at es . Themaj or i t y oft hes etwascr eat edus i ngmi l kcr at es ,f oam i ns ul at i onboar ds ,pl y wood,t woby f our s pai nt ,andl ot sofcr eat i v i t y .Thepl aywi l l t akepl aceatt heendofMay . Ci t yYearwoul dl i ket ot hankTheBoysandGi r l sCl ubandWei nl andpar kf oral l owi ngust o t akepar ti ns omepower f ul s pr i ngbr eaks er v i ce!


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Iwasj ustaweel adgoi ngt hr ought her i gor sofl astyear ’ sBTAwhenEr i nandPhi l ( mer enamest oyou,butwonder f ul ,i nt el l i gent ,commi t t edser vi cepeopl et ome) r ol l edout“ TheDean’ sCounci l . ”TheCounci l ,t heysai d,wasanoppor t uni t yf or Seni orCor pst ot al kt oot herSeni orCor psacr osst henet wor kaboutwhat ever . I twasachancet obot hf or geconnect i onswi t hot hersi t esandshar ebestpr act i ces. I twasawayt ohaveconver sat i onst hatmi ghtnotot her wi sebehad… Conver sat i ons f aci l i t at edbyt heoneandonl yDeanofCi t yYear ,Mr .Char l i eRose. Att hatpoi nti nmyCi t yYearcar eer ,Ihadhear daf ew t hi ngsaboutChar l i e,butIdi dn’ t r eal l yknow whohewas,orwhyever yoneseemedt ohavet hi shuget hi ngf orhi m. “ Whatmakest hi scatsospeci al ?”Iwonder ed. I ’ vesi ncef oundout .Char l i eRosei s aver y ,ver y ,ver ycoolman— ef f or t l essl ychar i smat i c,over f l owi ngwi t hl ove,andwhol l y ser i ouswheni tcomest oser vi ngourki ds.T ome,hei st hear chet ypeofanef f ect i ve l eader — someonewhocanmot i vat eyouaspar tofacause,butal soval i dat eyouasa humanbei ng.He’ saper sonalher oofmi ne,andI ’ vecount edever yi nt er act i onwi t hhi m asapr et t ysol i dmomenti nmyl i f e. Needl esst osay ,whenIwasaskedt of i l li nonDean’ sCounci lt hi syear ,Iwasf i newi t h t hesi t uat i on.Butt heDean’ sCounci lai n’ tj ustmeandChar l i echat t i ng— i t ’ sal so Seni orCor psf r om ever ywher ei nCi t yYearAmer i ca:ourgoodpal si nCl evel and,our suppor t i ngCol umbi nCol umbi a,Char l i e’ shomet owncr owdi nBost on,et c.Lot sof f ol ksar eont hesecal l s.Asyoucanpr obabl yi magi ne,t hi ngsoccasi onal l ygetchaot i c— oneper sonwi l lbeshar i ngar i ppl eJUSTassomeoneel sechecksi nal i t t l el at eAND t hr eepeopl edon’ thavet hei rphonesonmut e— butoncet heCounci lget sgoi ng,t he i deasgetaf l owi ng. Theagendachangesf r om cal lt ocal l .Somet i meswet al kaboutt r ai ni ngi deas, somet i meswesuppor tonespeci f i csi t e’ si ni t i at i ve,somet i meswet al kaboutnewsout ofHQ,et c.Whathasr emai nedconst antt hr oughoutt heyeari st hespi r i tofcol l abor at i on t hatdr i vesal lsuccessf ulCi t yYearendeavor s. Thi sor gani zat i oni snot hi ngwi t houti t s “ t eam”ment al i t y— t heat t i t udeoft oget her nesst hati nf or msoursi t et osi t ei nt er act i ons aswel lasourdai l y ,i nschooldoi ngs.I t ’ sanat t i t udet hatourDean— whoor gani zes andl ear nsf r om t hesecal l s— l i vesby ,andonet hatIhopet ol i vebyt oosol ongasI ’ m ar oundot herhumanbei ngs.


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