Mayors Day Launch - Seattle, WA - November 2013
Mayor Coleman was joined by Mayor Mike McGinn of Seattle and Mayor Scott Smith of Mesa, Ariz., president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, as well as Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service. The announcement was made following a service project at a Seattle food bank in coordination with the National League of Cities’ Congress of Cities meeting.
Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service is designed to spotlight the impact of national service and thank those who serve. Participating mayors will hold public events and use traditional and social media to highlight the value of AmeriCorps and Senior Corps programs. The initiative is led by the Corporation for National and Community Service; Cities of Service; the National League of Cities; and Mesa, AZ, Mayor Scott Smith, President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors.