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UNO students help clean up Lincoln

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By: Megan Palera
mpalera@klkntv.com

Parts of Lincoln are getting a facelift thanks to some University of Nebraska-Omaha students.

The group is spending their fall break by doing community service in the Capital City. Monday, they were helping out at the People's City Mission by washing cars, doing yard work and prepping the walls for a new paint job.

"It's not necessarily whose area. It's just more the fact that we're trying to do projects anywhere there's a need. It isn't a matter of whose backyard you're in," UNO group leader Matthew Gonzalez said.

The UNO students will be back in Lincoln tomorrow, volunteering at other places. The group hopes to offer a helping hand to the mission every year.

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