Calendar

Apr
28
Fri
Junior Achievement Career Day
Apr 28 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Join Junior Achievement of Southeastern PA for our Career Day on April 28! Help inspire students to dream big and own their financial success!
As part of April’s Financial Literacy Month, the event will focus on topics like budgeting, saving, and credit. Volunteers present five 45-minute workshops consisting of hands-on activities. JA will provide scripted content and talking points – no experience necessary!
= Training & Materials are provided to volunteers 1-2 weeks prior to event. Volunteers can expect to spend approximately 1-2 hours preparing in advance.

For more info…
Lauren Goldman
610-230-2399
lauren.goldman@ja.org
www.japhiladelphia.org

May
5
Fri
Benevolent Care Coach Bingo @ Connstatter's German Club
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

PLEASE JOIN US FOR FOURTH ANNUAL COACH BAG BINGO BENEFIT!!
WHERE: CONNSTATTER’S GERMAN CLUB
9130 ACADEMY ROAD
PHILADELPHIA PA 19114

WHEN: FRIDAY, MAY 5TH, 2017
TIME: 7:00PM- 11:00PM
PRICE: $40 PER PERSON
INCLUDES BEER, WINE, SODA & BUFFET
PROCEEDS GO TO WESLEY ENHANCED LIVING BENEVOLENT CARE FUND
TO PURCHASE TICKETS OR ASK QUESTIONS? CONTACT
MEGAN BORAN 267-348-3363 … MBORAN@WEL.ORG OR
NIKIA WYCHE 215-429-7950 … NWYCHE@WEL.ORG
********BY FRIDAY APRIL 28TH ********
**ACTIVITIES STAFF IN EACH COMMUNITY
WILL BE SELLING TICKETS**
*****Participants must be 18 years of age*****
DOORS OPEN AT 6PM **BUFFET STARTS AT 7PM
BINGO WILL START PROMPTLY AT 7:30PM
RAFFLE TICKETS WILL ALSO BE SOLD DURING EVENT

For more info…
Megan Boran
267-348-3363
mboran@wel.org
www.wel.org

May
13
Sat
Love Your Park Day @ Pleasant Hill Park
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

We’ll be doing a massive cleanup so we need as many volunteers as possible. Come out and LOVE YOUR PARK!
Snacks and refreshments will be available.

For more info…
Jamie Buck
215-425-8350
jbuck@drcc-phila.org
http://drcc-phila.org/event/love-your-park-day/

May
15
Mon
Ribbon Cutting – Grand Opening of the K&T Trail: Phase One @ Frankford Boat Launch
May 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Phase 1 construction of the Kensington-Tacony (K&T) trail segment is nearing completion. This portion of the trail extends 1.2 miles from the Frankford Boat Launch to Magee Avenue, passing through Lardner’s Point Park. The 12-foot wide multi-use trail features the addition of eighty trees, one thousand shrubs, and two new acres of new meadow, along with a new bridge over Wissonoming Creek. A ribbon cutting event to celebrate the opening of this portion of the Greenway is scheduled at the Frankford Boat Launch for Monday, May 15th at 1pm. We hope to see you there to help us celebrate this achievement!

For more info…
Jamie Buck
215-425-8350
jbuck@drcc-phila.org
http://drcc-phila.org/event/ribbon-cutting-grand-opening-of-the-kt-trail-phase-one/

May
18
Thu
DRCC 7th Annual Spring Fling Fundraiser @ Glen Foerd on the Delaware
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us on Thursday, May 18th as we celebrate the accomplishments of the past year and look forward to the exciting projects to come at beautiful Glen Foerd on the Delaware. This year’s event will take place during Philadelphia’s “Love Your Park” week, a few days after the opening of the first portion of the K&T Trail. We are thrilled to welcome keynote speaker Shawn McCaney, Executive Director of the William Penn Foundation. We will be honoring Ron Greller, President, Morris Iron & Steel, with The Robert A. Borski Jr. Award for Lifetime Achievement, and Joe Slabinski, owner, Slabinski Funeral Home, with the Outstanding Service Award. We will also be presenting Franklin Towne Charter High School, located at the Frankford Arsenal Business Center, with the Community Organization of the Year award, and longtime volunteer Nance Kerns, with the Certificate of Appreciation for Volunteerism. Sponsorships are still available! If you are interested in becoming a sponsor visit our website (drcc-phila.org) or email Jamie Buck

For more info…
Jamie Buck
215-425-8350
jbuck@drcc-phila.org
http://drcc-phila.org/get-involved/spring-fling-tickets/

May
20
Sat
Love Your Park Day @ Lardner's Point Park
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

We are celbrating the city-wide “Love Your Park” week by cleaning up one of our favorite parks in the Northeast, Lardner's Point Park. Come on out and help us LOVE our park.

For more info…
Jamie Buck
215-425-8350
jbuck@drcc-phila.org
http://drcc-phila.org/event/love-your-park-day-2/