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The original item was published from 7/30/2008 4:35:43 PM to 7/30/2008 4:36:40 PM.

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Posted on: July 30, 2008

[ARCHIVED] Burlington Junior Police Academy Gives Back

On the morning of July 30, at-risk youth answered their community’s call for help. Thirty-nine cadets from the Burlington Junior Police Academy delivered over 1,400 food items to Loaves & Fishes, a food ministry for Alamance County. While many of these young people face their own adversities on a daily basis, the cadets stepped-up to the challenge helping to feed hungry families in their community.

The Burlington Junior Police Academy is an annual program designed to provide at-risk youth social skills intended to make them more productive students and members of society. The program is funded through both monetary and in-kind donations from the community. To find out more information on the program or to offer assistance, contact Cpl. Chad Laws of the Burlington Police Department at (336) 570-6159.

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