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Celtics tour Washington D.C. with contest winners
Posted By Jessica Camerato On June 15, 2009 @ 11:28 pm In General | 2 Comments
Last year the Boston Celtics  were recognized at the White House for winning the NBA championship. This summer two of the Cs returned to Washington D.C., this time to recognize a group of students from the Harbor Middle School in Dorchester for their community service.
On Monday Celtics forwards Brian Scalabrine  and Bill Walker  toured the nation’s Capitol with approximately 15 students as part of the tenth annual ASSISTS Community Service Contest. Contest creators Southwest Airlines and the Boston Celtics flew the students for a field trip which also included a tour of other monuments and attractions in the Baltimore/Washington D.C. area.
Scalabrine and Stephon Marbury  teamed up with students from the Harbor Middle School in April to paint a mural for the 5th annual Southwest Airlines ASSISTS Clean-Up Day. The ASSISTS Community Service Contest was open to all eighth-grade students in the Boston Public Middle Schools.
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