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Celebrate Opening Day for Youth Baseball and Softball on April 4th

Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Green Zebra Grocery and Friends of Baseball have partnered together to host a community event that will celebrate the Opening Day for Youth baseball and softball in the Portland Metro area.

Donations from this event will benefit Full Count, which is Friends of Baseball’s summer and school year day camp program for underprivileged children in the metro area.

“Supporting youth baseball and softball in the neighborhood of our store is a natural fit for us,” said Lisa Sedlar, the Founder and CEO of Green Zebra Grocery. “Healthy, vibrant communities have access to quality food, parks for families and residents, and recreation programs that keep children active and engaged.”

The event will take place Saturday, April 4 from 12:00 to 3:00 pm at Green Zebra’s store at 3011 N Lombard.

For more information, or to RSVP to this event please visit: fobopeningday.eventbrite.com


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