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"Gold Card" Day

 

One of the most joyous days of being a Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township Club member is receiving your “Gold Card”.  The magical number for this achievement is attending Club for 104 days, which is double the amount of days (52 days) that serves as the benchmark for attendance within Boys & Girls Clubs of America. 

Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Wolfe

Jennifer Wolfe
Club Services Manager
 
Short Bio:
I was born and raised in “Old Town” Carpentersville.  I raised my own family just a few blocks from the home I grew up in.  Prior to working for Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township, I provided child care in my home for about 10 years, which allowed me to assist several families while being home to raise my own children.  I have 2 daughters, Caitlynn and Janna, 1 son, Ben, and 4 grandchildren, Aubree, Mason, Aiden, and Gary.

2015 BGCDT Staff Giving Campaign

 

Congratulations to the entire BGCDT Staff for pledging a record $13,000 in employee donations through the recent 2015 BGCDT Staff Giving Campaign.  The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township Staff participated at 100% giving again in 2015.  A very special recognition to Korvell and GeGe for earning the 2015 BGCDT Staff Giving “Champ” title as the top male and female donors, respectively, in 2015!

First American Bank sponsors the “Money Island” Program

 

BGCDT Club members from Meadowdale Elementary School recently held their Graduation Day Ceremony for completing a very unique program offered at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township, called “Money Island”.  The “Money Island” Program, sponsored by First American Bank, is an interactive (computer based) financial literacy program that educated our Club members on the basics of savings, spending and investing…all through a fictional character that the Club members can create.

Perry Elementary Site “SMART Girls” Volunteer Day

 

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township recently partnered with Feed My Starving Children (Schaumburg, IL), as a group of eleven (11) “Smart Girls” volunteered an entire afternoon of community service.  The “SMART Girls” program is a National Boys & Girls Clubs of America program that focuses on the development of young women in the Boys & Girls Club Movement.  The program involves weekly lessons on self-esteem, health and wellness, friendship, life skills and community service.

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