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
Mike’s TEAM MCLF Chapter Class of 2016 Launch
On Monday, September 21st, the Mike’s TEAM MCLF Chapter Class of 2016 will begin mentoring sessions. The MCLF thanks returning Mike’s TEAM Program Coordinator, Mary Kate Benson, as she begins her third year coordinating the program. Under her leadership, the MCLF’s program will match over 30 of the Fraim Club’s kids with one-on-one mentors! The MCLF extends its thanks to all of the community volunteers who have signed on for the MCLF Class of 2016. If you would like to join Mike’s TEAM as a volunteer mentor, contact Mike’s TEAM Executive Director, Megan Kneisl-Faulkner, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mike’s TEAM WFS Chapter Class of 2016 Launch
On Tuesday, September 22nd, the Mike’s TEAM WFS Chapter Class of 2016 will begin mentoring sessions. This year, the MCLF welcomes new Mike’s TEAM Program Coordinator, Antony Lewis II. Under his leadership, the WFS program will serve over 100 of the Brown Club’s kids! The MCLF extends its thanks to all of the WFS student mentors who have signed on for the Fall Session of Mike’s TEAM. You are making your community service count!
2015 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Awards
The MCLF would like to congratulate the Mike’s TEAM MCLF Chapter mentors on their 2015 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Award in the category of Human Needs. On Tuesday, October 6th, they will receive the honor during a ceremony at Dover Downs. We are sending out a big thank you to all the mentors who make the Mike’s TEAM program great!
Cocktails for a Cause
On Thursday, October 22nd, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., the Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware will host its annual Cocktails for a Cause! The event will take place at Timothy’s, located at 930 Justison Street in Wilmington, Delaware. It will include an open beer, wine and spirits bar; silent auction; buffet and live music. One hundred percent of the proceeds will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware’s Annual Fund. Tickets are $50 in advance or $60 at the door.