Edwardsville, IL, November 1, 2013 – The Junior Service Club of Edwardsville / Glen Carbon, celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, presented a check in the amount of $3,000 to the Edwardsville District 7 Nurses’ Fund today. District #7 Head Nurse, Christy Buie, thanks JSC for their generous contribution, which will “allow us to help our students and families throughout the school year when a need arises.” The fund allows school nurses to be able to provide for a variety of student needs such as physical exams and immunizations, basic clothing needs and even household necessities in times of crisis.
The District #7 Nurses Fund is one of many recipients of 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 Waldo Crawldo Pub Crawl on November 2, 2013, Diamonds are Forever Dinner Auction on February 8, 2014, and Kidmania on March 8, 2014.
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.