posted on October 09, 2013 12:59
The Batavia Area Jaycees are proud to announce the beneficiaries of the 27th Annual Labor Day 5k Run/Walk. 5k Chair Melissa A. George stated that money raised from this event will be used for various community projects tripling the projected amount; the following will be receiving donations this year.
$300 to Don Carroll Memorial Fund – Don was a great supporter of the Jaycee 5k Run/Walk by helping for years and will be greatly missed.
$200 to Batavia Cemetery Association. Jim Roth was a past Batavia Area Jaycee Member and past Liverpool Jaycee President. This donation will provide maintenance of the Arboretum named in Jim’s memory.
$200 to Genesee Cancer Assistance.
$200 to the Genesee County Park for maintenance on the Blind Trail and the DeWitt Park Pavilion (a Batavia Area Jaycee project from 1995)
$200 to the Genesee County Youth Bureau for future Halloween Parade entertainment/activities
$300 for Thanksgiving Baskets. This will allow us to double last year’s donation to Steven’s Table.
$100 to the Genesee County Animal Shelter.
$300 for Christmas shopping of clothes, food, toys for families in need.
The Batavia Area Jaycees is a community service organization for young people between the ages of 18 and 41. We provide individual development and leadership training and are members of a state, national and international organization. If you would like more information about becoming a Jaycee, give us a call at 585-343-5775 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.