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6th Annual Oakwood Boulevard Bud Billiken Day Block Party

Organized by: OBNA

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Block Party Time!
August 01, 2016

EVENT DATE Aug 13, 2016

THE STORY:

On August 13, 2016 at 2:00 pm 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

Insurance                 -$225.00

Food&Bev.           -$1,500.00

Scholarships           -$300.00

Signs/flyers             -$200.00

Jumping Jack          -$300.00

Generator               -$100.00

Face Painting          -$100.00

Music/Ent.              -$700.00

Ice Cream Truck     -$150.00

                  Total    $ 4,000.00

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 obna2013@gmail.com or myiti939@gmail.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

4TH WARD ALD. BURNS

OAKWOOD SHORES

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) 

GAVIN TUN & JULIE DENT

CLEMENT AND TIJUANA (TIJUANA BRADLEY) 

WADE (KENYADA WADE) 

RACHEL AND RAVEN BURKE (RAVEN BURKE) 

DR. ILEEN KELLY 

MICHELE ALLEN

ROB & TRACEY MCGHEE 

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

JOHNSON FAMILY

MONUMENTAL BAPTIST CHURCH

DARYL HARVEY

AND ALL OF THE FRIENDS AND NIEGHBORS ON OAKWOOD!

$3,800

 

95% Raised of $4,000 Goal

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  • Oakwood Boulevard Neighbors

    $950

  • Ken & Myiti Rice

    $200

  • Julie & Gavin Tun

    $200

  • Shirley J. Newsome

    $100

  • Gladys Mckinney

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • K. Wade

    $100

  • Peitience and Brandon

     

  • 3rd Ward Ald. Pat Dowell

    $200

  • BP Amoco 437 East Pershing

    $250

  • James Brown

    $100

  • 4th Ward Alderman, Sophia King

    $250

  • Aqueel Ahmed

    $100

  • Dr. Sharon Brown Haynes

    $150

  • Deloris Greyer

    $50

  • The Harris Family

    $200

  • Brian Flannery & Rachel Orth

    $25

  • The Arroyo Family. Jaime, Ana and Viviana. :-)

    $100

  • Shaun brown

    $25

  • Cassandra Chandler

    $50

  • Ron Brandon Blake Johnson

    $100

  • Dr. Ileen Kelly

    $250

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Organized by

OBNA

This is a direct to organizer fundraiser.

Donor Comments

Dr. Ileen Kelly

Dr. Ileen Kelly

DONATION: $250

1 year ago

Ron Brandon Blake Johnson

Ron Brandon Blake Johnson

DONATION: $100

Henrietta Johnson 1 year ago

Cassandra Chandler

Cassandra Chandler

DONATION: $50

1 year ago

Shaun brown

Shaun brown

DONATION: $25

1 year ago

The Arroyo Family. Jaime, Ana and Viviana. :-)

The Arroyo Family. Jaime, Ana and Viviana. :-)

DONATION: $100

1 year ago

Brian Flannery & Rachel Orth

Brian Flannery & Rachel Orth

DONATION: $25

1 year ago

The Harris Family

The Harris Family

DONATION: $200

1 year ago

Deloris Greyer

Deloris Greyer

DONATION: $50

1 year ago

Dr. Sharon Brown Haynes

Dr. Sharon Brown Haynes

DONATION: $150

1 year ago

Aqueel Ahmed

Aqueel Ahmed

DONATION: $100

1 year ago

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