For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Mary Kay Clunies-Ross, Public Information Officer, (510) 981-7008

Volunteers will help distribute information about how to prepare for a possible flu pandemic

Berkeley, California (Monday, April 02, 2007) - Saturday, April 28, 2007 is "Get Ready Berkeley Day 2," and we need hundreds of volunteers to go door-to-door in Berkeley neighborhoods and share the information families need to get ready for a flu pandemic or similar emergency.

Who:   You, your friends and neighbors, and the City of Berkeley

What:   Deliver important emergency preparation material door-to-door

When: Saturday, April 28 at 10:00 a.m. sharp

Where: Frances Albrier Community Center in San Pablo Park, 2800 Park Street in Berkeley

Volunteers will get lunch and special gifts for their participation. To sign up or to get more information, contact Tanya Bustamante at or call her at (510) 981-5342.