After-school program needs volunteers

The B.Y.R.D. House, Behavioral Youth Resource Development Inc.’s Beat The Street - After school program in Newnan is looking for volunteers to help Mondays through Thursdays, 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Anyone interested in helping may contact Edith Byrd-Parks, executive director, at 678-423-3200 or email byrdhouse97@yahoo.com .

For more on the organization go to www.thebyrdhouse.org .



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