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Project Color 2012—Our 7th Year!!! !

Project Color 2012—Our 7th Year!!!

Wow! I am sitting in my office today leafing through our Project Color file. It is filled with letters, stories, and pictures of nominees from years gone by. It is both hard and wonderful to believe that we are about to enter our 7th year of our annual Painting for Charity event, Project Color. The work we’ve done with Project Color over the years is something that is very close to our hearts at MB Jessee. These last bumpy economic years have only steeled our determination to keep giving back to our community.

That, my friends, is where you come in! We are looking for a deserving Bay Area family or an outstanding nonprofit that needs painting but simply cannot afford it. What we want from you is to nominate them! All you need do is send us their story along with some pictures—help us see and feel why they deserve to win our $10,000 painting makeover! You can even do it anonymously if you like. Then MB Jessee Inc as a whole—every one of us!—will meet and vote to choose the winter. The painting will take place in spring 2012.

Some of our past Project Color winners include Berkeley’s North County Women’s Shelter and Women’s Cancer Resource Center, San Francisco’s Tenderloin Children’s Center and Mission Neighborhood Health Center, Claremont Middle School in Oakland, and Concord’s Wee Care for Children.

So please, won’t you take a moment to nominate a family or nonprofit organization that you know deserves our help? Ring our phones off the hook and flood our email inboxes! You may send stories and pictures by email or USPS: julie@mbjessee.com
or MB Jessee Inc 1552 Beach Street Suite G, Oakland CA 94608. For more information or flyers, please call 510.655.7000.

The deadline for submissions is Friday December 16th, 2011.

Thank you in advance for your help in our efforts!

Sincerely,

Julie Arcino
Operations Manager
MB Jessee Inc

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