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The Project 2013 In Pictures

February 26, 2013

It was a gorgeous day for service on Saturday, Feb. 23, as droves of volunteers gathered for The Project, UT’s largest day of service. The Project is now in its 14th year providing more than 25,000 volunteers to the Austin community. This year, approximately 1,600 volunteers worked at 23 sites on 110 projects in the Dove Springs community.

The Project 2013: Volunteers arrive by the busload

Students arrived by the busload and signed in.

The Project 2013: Signup table

Vince Young rallies the troops at The Project

Everyone from Vince Young to the Dove Springs cheeleaders rallied the troops.

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The Project 2013: Dove Springs cheerleaders

The Project 2013: Volnteers mulch

And everyone got to work, mulching, painting, helping however was needed.

The Project 2013: Volunteers paint

The Project 2013: Volunteers and  a younger sibling

Even future longhorns to alumni gathered to lend a hand and a hook ‘em.

The Project 2013: Alumni paint, giving hook 'em

The Project 2013: Health fair

The health fair in the gym provided access to information and many health services for community members.

The Project 2013: Health fair

The Project 2013: Prepping lunch

The generous folks at the Longhorn Steakhouse made sure everyone got a good lunch.

The Project 2013: Eating lunch

Yvonne appreciates the Longhorn Steakhouse

To see the whole set for The Project 2013, visit Flickr.

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