Junior Auxiliary to host Easter egg hunt
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 12:00 AM
Junior Auxiliary will host its annual Easter egg hunt on Sunday March 24 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Northside Park. JA is asking for a $2 donation per child. All proceeds will be going to the Philadelphia Boys and Girls Club.
Bring cameras Easter Bunny will make special appearance.
Statistics show that 90 percent of Boys & Girl Club alumni graduate from high school.
The mission of the club is: To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
At the club, students do their homework, work on computers and are tutored in areas such as math and reading if needed.
A number of programs are included in the club activities including Passport to Manhood, S.M.A.R.T. Girls, abstinence and tobacco free, among others.