VCU students volunteer to pick up trash in the Fan

RICHMOND (WWBT) -- On Saturday morning a group of VCU students gave up the chance to sleep-in to help clean-up around the Fan district.

The volunteers we ran into were picking up trash along the sidewalks.

The event was organized by the Fan District Association and the VCU Community as part of the Paint the Town Green effort.

The idea started with VCU's Department of Community Engagement.

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