The Junior Service Club of Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, presented a check in the amount of $1,000 to Girls on the Run. Girls on the Run is a program that teaches life skills to local girls from 3rd through 8th grade. Through participation in Girls on the Run, adolescent girls gain confidence, team building skills and appreciation of health and fitness. Upon completion of the program, the participants complete a 5k together.
Girls on the Run is one of many local organizations to receive donations from the fundraising efforts of the Junior Service Club. All money raised throughout the year stays within the community. JSC’s upcoming fundraising events include The Holiday House Tour on Sunday, December 7th 2014 and the 5th Annual Charity Gala on Saturday, February 7th 2015.
About the JSC
The Junior Service Club of Edwardsville/Glen Carbon is a philanthropic, non-profit 503 1C organization comprised of women who are dedicated to making a difference in their community by enriching the lives of others. They strive to foster volunteerism by developing members’ interests and talents through a variety of service projects and fundraising by building relationships. Those interested in learning more about the Junior Service Club should visit the website at www.edglenjuniorservice.org or visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/EdGlenJuniorService .
Inquiries about the Junior Service Club should be directed to Michelle Cobb, President at 314-574-1843 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Junior Service Club of Edwardsville/Glen Carbon
Junior Service Club of Edwardsville/Glen Carbon strives to foster volunteerism by developing our member's talents and interests through a variety of fundraising and philanthropic project, while building valued relationships.