susan schaffer commented on Share a Story! 2016-07-10 09:26:05 -0400At an event in Heritage Square, I had the good fortune of encountering a young Hispanic man, who was very enthusiastic about registering to vote. After assisting him in filling out his registration I learned that just the prior day he had been sworn in as a US Citizen and was overexcited to participate in our electoral system. I was honored!
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susan schaffer wants to volunteer 2017-02-07 15:36:31 -0500
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