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The Pink House Playhouse Build

This past Saturday, a group of students and community partners including Mayor and Mrs. Tecklenburg, members of the Rotary, and friends from the neighborhood came together at the Pink House to build a playhouse. The Pink House is a community center in West Ashley that serves as a food distribution site, an after school program for the children in the community, and overall place for those who need help to go to in the neighborhood.  

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The playhouse went up without a hitch thanks to the oversight of Doors to Dream co-founder Hope Caldwell and the neighborhood children painted the shutters and window boxes to add a little pizzaz to the house. The children also painted terracotta pots with their own specialized designs to add some flowers to the Pink House!

We even had a press conference during which the Mayor, co-founder Carey Dunn, Director of Development Sam Clements, and Burke student Renee-Sheia G got to address the media and inform them of how amazing the Pink House is! Check out the Live5 news article here and a replay of the press conference from the Mayor’s Facebook page here.

Thanks to everyone who came out and offered their support!

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