EVENT DATE: Aug 13, 2016
EVENT DATE: AUG 13, 2016
On August 13, 2016 at 2pm you are invited to join Oakwood Boulevard neighbors on Oakwood between Vincennes and King Drive as we gather on Bud Billiken Parade Day for our 6th annual Block Party to celebrate our amazing community of residents, families and friends.
We are counting down to the day, and in order to have a successful event we need your help. Please pledge your support through a donation on this site, by fundraising locally through any contacts that you have or by pledging "in kind" donations.
Here is our expected expenditure:
Pre-order T-Shirts -$525.00
Scholarship -$300.00 (details to follow)
Jumping Jack -$300.00
Face Painting -$100.00
Ice Cream Truck -$150.00
Total $ 3,500.00
Block Party Goals
To RAISE funds towards scholarships for kids in our community and the block party.
To ENHANCE the quality of life in our community.
To ENCOURAGE neighbors to look after the neighborhood.
To REVIVE and honor the vision of parade founder, Robert Sengstacke Abbott • To PROMOTE education for our youth.
To HAVE FUN – no reasons are needed to celebrate.
When you make your donation there will be an area where you can make a comment. Please indicate if you would like to volunteer or donate in-kind items also.
If you have any questions please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or call Myiti Sengstacke-Rice @ 312-718-2690.
We would like to send another thank you to last year's sponsors and neighbors for making the Block Party a success and helping us raise over 3,000.00.
3RD WARD ALD. PAT DOWELL
CHICAGO DEFENDER CHARITIES
BLACKWELL AME ZION CHURCH
JOBS IN THE HOOD
LESLIE AND JACQUI - HONORARY NEIGHBORS (LESLIE JOHNSON)
JON & NOEL MICKELSON
GEORGE & FELICIA DUNMORE (GEORGE DUNMORE)
RON JOHNSON (RONALD JOHNSON)
CLEMENT AND TIJUANA (TIJUANA BRADLEY)
WADE (KENYADA WADE)
RACHEL AND RAVEN BURKE (RAVEN BURKE)
DR. ILEEN KELLY
HILDA THOMPSON/ALLSTATE INSURANCE
NEAL FAMILY (MICHAEL NEAL)
DEBBIE & AARON DIMARIA
BENJAMIN & CAROLE PERKING
KIM ORR/ ROSCOE VILLAGE ANIMAL HOSPITAL (KIM ORR)
THE ORR FAMILY (KIM ORR)
SCOTT & JULIE GATTI, DETROIT (JULIE GATTI)
VENUS M. JOHNSON (VENUS JOHNSON)
LAKESHORE CITGO GAS STATION (437 PERSHING) (LAKESHORE CITGO PERSHING)
DR. SHARON BROWN-HAYNES (DR. SHARON BROWN-HAYNES)
CHARLES AND DANIE (DANIELLE KIZAIRE)
TIFFANY AND DAVID GETHERS
MONUMENTAL BAPTIST CHURCH
AND ALL OF THE FRIENDS AND NIEGHBORS ON OAKWOOD!