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Non-profit group opening new office in Henderson

A nonprofit group is opening up a new office in Henderson in hopes of helping to improve the community.

Members of the East End Development Corporation were at the office on Saturday to prepare for the grand opening.

The group's founder said she wanted to improve the east end of Henderson. She also said she wanted to community to be a part of it.

"We're hoping to just establish a presence in the neighborhood and build relationships with the neighbors and start talking to them about what they want to do in the neighborhood and what we can do to improve not only the look and feel of the neighborhood but the quality of life of the neighborhood," said Melodie Shrader.

Organizers expect that grand opening to take place in a few weeks.

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