ATASCADERO — Atascadero Mayor Tom O’Malley and Paso Robles Mayor Duane Picanco both volunteered as chaperones at the El Camino Homeless Organization shelter on Friday and spent the evening serving food and reading to children.
“By bringing them both together we thought that it would raise awareness that this is the shelter shared by the two cities,” said ECHO board member Charlotte Byrne.
Picanco says he’s served food at the shelter in the past, but this is the first time he’s volunteered to stay all night as a chaperone. For the complete article see the 04-16-2014 issue.
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