The MCLF conducts fundraising events every year to generate funds for its programs. These fundraisers include athletic events, evening galas, specialty theme parties and guest bartending nights. Funds used to advance the Foundation’s mission are raised by direct donation, as well as a number of social and athletic events. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and supporters, the MCLF has raised over $1.1 million dollars since its inception.The MCLF is always thinking of new ways to help the community. Don’t forget to check back to see what’s new!
c/o Delaware Community Foundation
On Thursday, April 30th, the MCLF will host a Grand Opening for the Collins J. Seitz Learning & Skills Centers. The ceremony will take place at 6:00 PM at the New Castle Club, located at 19 Lambson Lane, New Castle, DE 19720. To join us, please RSVP to Megan Kneisl at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WFS Field Day
On Sunday, April 26th, the Wilmington Friends School is hosting a fundraising event for the Mike’s TEAM WFS Chapter. Four teams, each led by a Boys & Girls Club member, will compete in the event. The Club member associated with the team that collects the most pledges will win a brand new bike! Through July 2015, you can still pledge to support the Mike’s TEAM WFS Chapter at: www.gofundme.com/MikesTEAMWFS.
BOSS Shark Tank
On Monday, May 18th, at 6:00 p.m., the BOSS (Beating Odds Studying STEM) program at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, will present a Shark Tank Event. Kids in the program will present their app ideas to a panel of local technology experts and accomplished entrepreneurs and have the chance to win real money towards the development of their app ideas! See the invitation to the event, here.
On Wednesday, May 27th, the Mike’s TEAM MCLF Chapter will celebrate the program’s Class of 2015 Graduation. Twenty-five students and their mentors and parents will gather to celebrate their accomplishments and engage in closing activities for the Class of 2015. Congratulations to all the graduates!