Big Brothers Big Sisters Thanks Volunteers, Donors & Sponsors
Families, friends and teams from work braved snow and ice on Saturday, April 1 to celebrate the 36th Annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake. The top Business team was Ray Massucco’s Law Office team, Johnny’s Gutter Kings, which have brought in $1210 so far closely followed by the County Mounties team of Windham County Sheriff Department. The top fundraiser to date is Ray Massucco at $985, Chris Norton at $850 and Rylan Ernst $575. The teams having the most bowlers were River Valley Credit Union and PCL. The total raised Saturday was $30,398, short of its goal but pledge money is still expected.
Youth Services is seeking referrals of youth, ages 14-17, in need of extra support and career mentoring at Brattleboro Union High School and Bellows Falls Union High. In its sixth year, RAMP meets once a week to connect students with professionals for career-focused mentoring and to encourage them to remain in school and set goals (Brattleboro meets after school on Tuesdays at 3:30 pm in the TIC conference room, and Bellows Falls meets during Terrier Time on Mondays.) Contact Susan.LawsonKelleher@youthservicesinc.org or call 802-257-0361.
Young Moms Groups Features Activity, Food & Support
Are you a young parenting or pregnant mom under the age of 25? Would you like to learn skills/tips as a parent? Join Youth Services’ Mama Palooza Group in Brattleboro or Bellows Falls! Each meeting the group does a fun hands-on activity in addition to dinner and social time. To reserve childcare or find out about future gatherings contact Christine in Brattleboro at 802-380-5598 or Michelle in Bellows Falls at 802-275-7871.
Don't let a little inclement weather keep you away! Bowl for Kids' Sake, the major fundraiser of Big Brothers Big Sisters is taking place this Saturday, April 1 rain or shine from 9-2!
You can reserve a bowling lane for an hour of your choosing or drop in and take your chances. $50 suggested minimum in pledges or flat out payment :-) entitles you to a lane, bowling shoes, food, drink and fun and knowledge that you've helping out young neighbors living in difficult circumstances who could benefit from an adult mentor. Sign up at www.bbbsvt.org/bowl-for-kids-sake-2017... See MoreSee Less