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Well known basketball player helps to reopen club

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – In a neighborhood besieged by violence a club is looking to help and asking for others to help too.

The Boys and Girls Club is looking for volunteers to help clean up and organize the Parkland location.

The hope is to get the club back open by the end of June.

Wednesday volunteers were hard at work at the center, including University of Louisville point guard Peyton Siva.

Siva said he hopes others children can use the club to benefit their lives, "For me, I used to go to Boys and Girls club back home so, Boys and Girls Club is very special to me. I went through it and hopefully get other kids involved in it."

To find out how to help, call the Boys and Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana at (502) 585-5437.

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