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Van donated to Hispanic Center in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – TheHispanic Center in Jonesboro got a much needed gift donated Monday to help themwith their services.

Members of the JonesboroLeadership Group with the Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce donated a van to GinaGomez, Executive Director of the Hispanic Center.

The new van will be usedto transport children to the after school program.

"We knew that we had a lotof problems with transportation in our families," said Gomez. "Children werenot able to come to the after school program just because they're mom doesn'tdrive and dad is working or they just have one car."

The Hispanic Center inJonesboro has 37 children are enrolled in the after school program.

 

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