- Created on Wednesday, 16 May 2012 22:43
Contact: Timothy Sinatra, Executive Director, Boys & Girls Club of Salem, Marion and Polk Counties
FightING America’s High School Dropout CrisiS, LOCAL TACO BELL RESTAURANTS Award $10,000 to Boys & Girls club of Salem, Marion and polk Counties
Salem, OR, May 9 2012) – Recently, $10,000 was awarded to the Boys & Girls Club of Salem, Marion and Polk Counties in the Salem area by the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens. The funds will support real-world experiential programs that help Salem area teens stay in school and graduate. The Boys & Girls Club of Salem, Marion and Polk Counties will serve approximately 250 teens through this Graduate to Go experience grant.
- Created on Tuesday, 24 January 2012 23:04
THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SALEM, MARION AND POLK COUNTIES HOLIDAYS TO SHINE WITH GENEROUS DONATION FROM MACY’S
Salem, OR, 12/30/2011 -- Macy’s Northwest and Macy’s Southwest, two of eight divisions of the retail icon, announced that together with its customers, it projects raising more than $1 million with its Thanks For Sharing campaign with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA).
This donation will directly support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boys & Girls Clubof Salem, Marion and Polk Countieswith proceeds funding education programs that enable Club members to become proficient in basic educational disciplines, set goals, explore careers, prepare for employment and embrace technology to achieve a great future.
- Created on Thursday, 28 July 2011 23:44
Boys & girls club invites supporters to donate ‘pennies from heaven’ at jcpenney
Campaign Seeks Donations of Change to Benefit Salem Youth
Salem, Oregon, July 28, 2011 – To support afterschool programs across the country, jcpenney launched a nationwide philanthropic campaign that invites customers to turn small change into “pennies from heaven” by rounding up their purchases and donating the difference to a local afterschool organization. The Boys & Girls Club is one of 1,100 afterschool organizations matched with a local jcpenney store that will benefit from the proceeds raised during the pennies from heaven campaign. As the leading corporate advocate for the afterschool issue, jcpenney is leveraging a cause marketing campaign to bolster national support through broadcast, print and online advertising as well as an engaging digital experience on jcp.com/pennies. The first pennies from heaven event will kick off July 31 through Aug. 27.