Well it’s that time again and as all of us teachers are preparing for another Monday off for President’s Day, we are eagerly awaiting the 9th Annual CAAEL Band-A-Thon Fundraiser!
What: 9th Annual CAAEL Band-A-Thon Fundraiser
When: Sunday, February 20th 2011 (4PM-7PM)
Where: Doc Ryan’s 7432 W. Madison St. in Forest Park
Why: To support a program that gives high-risk youth a second chance and a positive alternative to drugs, gangs, and dropping out of school.
Cost: $35 ($30 in advance) for unlimited pizza, pop, beer, wine, live music, and good times!
Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase tickets in advance or make a donation. For more information on our other upcoming events please email the CAAEL office at email@example.com or call 708-771-2042.
**Another date to keep in mind that we need volunteers and donations for: Our 33rd Annual State Basketball Tournament
Saturday, March 19th and Sunday, March 20th, 2011
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Forest View Education Center
2121 South Goebbert Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois
* 5 DIVISIONS * 6 COURTS * 72 GAMES * OVER 30 TEAMS * MORE THAN 400 STUDENT/ATHLETES
Come share the pride, togetherness, and sense of hope as these students and coaches compete not only for division championship, but also for the coveted SPORTSMANSHIP TROPHY.
THIS IS THE LARGEST SINGLE EVENT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT OF ITS KIND IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS.
Volunteers are needed for the Registration Area, the Concession Stand, the Score Tables, and Security.
Join our team of parents, friends, educators, and high-risk, highly motivated young men and women as we celebrate positive, healthy alternatives.
PLEASE SHARE THIS INFORMATION WITH ANYONE THAT YOU THINK MAY BE INTERESTED.
It’s been the spirit and compassion of CAAEL supporters that has enabled this organization to provide quality programs for high-risk youth for over thirty years. I thank you in advance for your participation and/or donations.