Saturday, April 25, 8 a.m. – Join Leadership Sandy Springs as they present a day of service projects at approximately 20 sites, the largest community-wide service day in Sandy Springs with a team of over 500 volunteers. The activities will include caring for the park grounds by spreading pine straw and assisting with spring plantings. Individual and groups of volunteers above the age of 12 welcome. Sign up to volunteer at Heritage Sandy Springs for VBSS by emailing

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