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The largest single day of volunteering in Chicago is coming back on June 25, 2016. (WLS)

The largest single day of volunteering in Chicago is coming back on June 25, 2016. The Chicago Cares Serve-a-Thon brings together thousands of volunteers for a restoring classrooms, parks, and preparing hot meals for seniors.

Collectively, the volunteers donate 20,000 service hours to make Chicago beautiful. Serve-a-thon activities will culminate with a volunteer appreciation party at Daley Plaza in the afternoon, which will include music, refreshments and other activities. Volunteers can sign up as an individual or build a team of friends to work together as part of the Serve-a-thon. The deadline to register is June 16, 2016. The CEO of Chicago Cares, Jenne Myers, sat down with ABC 7 Eyewitness news to discuss all the ways the annual Serve-a-Thon helps the community.

Chicago Cares Serve-A-Thon
Date: June 25, 2016
Hours: 7:30am - 8:30am Check in; post-event celebration ends at 5:30pm
Address: Check in at Daley Plaza 50 W. Washington
Admission/ Ticket Prices: $10 covers everything for the day including supplies, t-shirt, breakfast, lunch, & post-event celebration!
Deadline to register: June 16, 2016
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