Peninsula native has East Coast adventure with AmeriCorps

Marianne Mack, "Nani" to her friends, finished college at the University of Washington and immediately launched into a year-long adventure with the the AmeriCorps volunteer service. DAMIAN MULINIX photo

OCEAN PARK - Building new buildings, tearing down old. Removing invasive plant life, making sure not to spill a single seed. Working with inner-city youth and the under-privileged. Sound like something you'd like to do after college?

Ocean Park resident Marianne Mack, or "Nani" as she is affectionatly known by her friends and family, had such an experience. For ten months she worked throughout the southeastern U.S. as a member of the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC).

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