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U. S. Steel's Headquarters Day of Caring Project to Assist Make-A-Wish Foundation


On Thursday, Sept. 5, approximately 22 Day of Caring volunteers from U. S. Steel's headquarters in Pittsburgh will be assisting the Make-A-Wish Foundation with its annual outreach mailing. This outreach effort is the foundation's major source of wish referrals and is critical to its mission of fulfilling children's wishes.

The U. S. Steel employees will be folding, stuffing and sealing mailings to approximately 3,500 families.

   Who:      Available to the media will be the U. S. Steel volunteers, and
             executives and staff of the Make-A-Wish Foundation

   When:     9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 5

   Where:    Make-A-Wish Foundation offices located in the Omni William Penn
             Hotel, 555 Grant Street, Suite 425

   Contact:  U. S. Steel contacts below or U. S. Steel Project Leader Lori
             Ruppen, office phone 412-433-2791.  Both Lori and Make-A-Wish
             Foundation contact Deb Nichols will be available Friday at the
             foundation's offices, 412-471-9474

CONTACT: John Armstrong, +1-412-433-6792, or Carlee Vargo, +1-412-433-6777, or Project Leader Lori Ruppen, +1-412-433-2791, all of U. S. Steel; or Deb Nichols of Make-A-Wish Foundation, +1-412-471-9474.

PRNewswire -- Sept. 3

SOURCE: United States Steel Corporation

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