DECEMBER 2017 BLAST
NEXT SLOBS MEETING: There is no meeting in December, but there are still many opportunities to volunteer!
The next meeting will be THURSDAY, JANUARY 11 at 7:30 PM in the Staples High School Cafeteria. Please arrive at 7:15 PM to sign up for events.
SLOBS FUNDRAISER RESULTS:
Thank you to the 70 SLOBS who participated in our 3×3 basketball and free throw fundraiser on Friday, December 1st. The SLOBS banked a total of 143.5 hours and raised approximately $1,500! This event is our main form of fundraising each year, your participation and donations are appreciated. THANK YOU.
Thank you to all of the SLOBS boys and their parents who have joined this year. The membership enrollment period is now over and we are no longer accepting new applications for the 2017-18 school year. If you have completed hours, but have not submitted your forms and dues, please contact Andrew & Michelle Saunders at: firstname.lastname@example.org
JANUARY MEETING DONATION DRIVE – Puerto Rico Relief Fund
We will be collecting items to be donated to the relief fund. Most needed: gloves, hats, scarves, socks, warm slippers, sweatshirts and throws.
Please note all donations earn 1/2 hour credit.
If you have any questions, or are not able to attend the meeting but would like to donate, please contact Sam, Noah or Valerie Greenberg at email@example.com or bring donations to 24 Juniper Road.
GILLESPIE CENTER LUNCH
Location: 45 Jesup Road
When: Many Saturdays and Sundays, December through February are available.
Email Anne directly to schedule and reserve your date. You can not use Ivolunteer to sign up for dates.
Contact: Anne Spencer firstname.lastname@example.org or text 203-981-7192 with brief inquiry. Groups of SLOBS or families! Everyone loves doing this rewarding service for our community.
CAROLINE HOUSE AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING
Location: 574 Stillman Street, Bridgeport
When: Mondays and Thursdays throughout the school year (January 8th – May 31)
Sign up on ivolunteer AND fill out the google form application:
Contact: Hilary and Jacob Lustig email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_227
PERSON-TO-PERSON FOOD PANTRY
Location: 76 South Main Street, Norwalk
When: Saturday, December 16
Hours of Event: 9:00am – 12:15pm
Contact: Nanette Hausman email@example.com
Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_214
WESTPORT HOLIDAY HOUSE TOUR
Location: One of seven homes around Westport. You will be assigned a location as you volunteer.
When: Sunday, December 10
Hours of Event: 10:30am – 1:00pm or 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Contact: Lauren at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_258
CIRCLE OF FRIENDS HOLIDAY GIFT WRAP & GIVE EVENT
Location: 40 King Street, Norwalk (and 3 group homes in the Westport area)
When: Sunday, December 10
Contact: Michelle and Andrew Saunders at email@example.com Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_245
ENCORE YOUTH COMPANY’S NUTCRACKER FESTIVAL
Location: Christ & Holy Trinity Church; 75 Church Lane
When: Friday, December 15 & Saturday, December 16
Contact: Shawn McKay & Roberta Farrell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_256
LUNCH PREP AND COOK:
Location: Open Door Shelter, 4 Merritt Street, Norwalk
When: Saturday, January 6
Hours of Event: 10:30am – 2:00pm
Contact: Henry and Merideth Haas at email@example.com
Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_247
LEAH’S BIRTHDAY BASH
Location: Kolbe Cathedral High School, Bridgeport
When: Saturday, February 3
Hours of Event: Noon – 4:00pm
Contact: Kelly Konstanty at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sign-up Online: http://shsslobs.ivolunteer.com/event_259