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Hot August Nights Foundation Announces $100,000 Contribution to New William N. Pennington Boys & Girls Club Facility

HAN Check Presentation_4-15-14In keeping with its mission Hot August Nights Foundation contributed $100,000 to the new 55,000 square foot William N. Pennington Boys & Girls Club Facility located on Foster Drive in Reno, expected to open in May and serve 3,000 kids in the community.

At a reception held on Tuesday, April 15 the Foundation announced the contribution to the facility and also honored the 2014 Nevada Youth of the Year winner, Katie Harrison and 2013 HAN scholarship recipients, Jevin Daugherty and Eva Hernandez.

Links to Media Coverage:
Reno Gazette-Journal: Hot August Nights donates $100K to Boys and Girls Club
KTVN News 2: Hot August Nights Donates $100,000 to Boys and Girls Club
KRNV News 4: Boys and Girls Club receives massive donation from local foundation
KOLO News 8: Hot August Nights Gives $100K to Boys and Girls Club

Another successful Jack T. Reviglio Cioppino Feed and Auction

BGCTM_cioppino_2014_00344The Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows held their 34th Annual Jack T. Reviglio Cioppino Feed and Auction, February 22, 2014. The sold-out event with approximately 1,650 attendees featured hundreds of silent and live auction items. With everyone’s support the Club was able to net more than $900,000 which is nearly 15 percent of the annual operating budget.

Thank you to all of the event sponsors, donors, attendees, volunteers, board, YLC and staff. The funds raised will help thousands of local children in our community!

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BE PART OF THE NEW BOYS & GIRLS CLUB PENNINGTON FACILITY FROM THE GROUND UP

A Grand OpportunityIn spring 2014, the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows will open the new William N. Pennington Facility located on Foster Drive in Reno. The 55,000-square foot facility expects to serve more than 3,000 youth annually from the immediate southwest Reno neighborhood and nearby schools.

Through the Club’s Brick-by-Brick fundraising campaign, everyone can be part of the new Pennington Facility. For as little as $100, individuals and companies can buy a brick for the new facility that includes a custom engraved message. Honor a family member or recognize a company name, each brick is unique to its owner. These bricks line the entrance to the new facility and serve as a lasting reminder to everyone of who supports the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows.

Proceeds from the Brick-by-Brick Campaign directly support the new facility. Brick options include: Gold Level at $500 per brick (bricks make up the signature Boys & Girls Club “hands” logo); Silver Level at $250 per brick (bricks make up the area around the “hands” logo); and Bronze Level at $100 per brick (bricks make up the remainder of the walkway).

A limited number of bricks are available. To select, design and purchase a custom brick visit www.BGCTM.org/BRICKS or call (775) 331-KIDS (5437).

For more information about the new William N. Pennington Boys & Girls Club Facility including naming and sponsorship opportunities please call the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows at (775) 331-KIDS (5437) or visit PENNINGTON PROJECT.

Boys & Girls Club Celebrates 34th Annual Jack T. Reviglio Cioppino Feed and Auction, Feb. 22

Tickets are available to the public Jan. 20    

Cioppino 34th Logo_2014The Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows celebrates 34 years of Cioppino at the Annual Jack T. Reviglio Cioppino Feed and Auction, Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Donald W. Reynolds Facility. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. for the silent auction followed by dinner and live auction at 6:30 p.m.

The Cioppino Feed remains the Club’s signature fundraiser, bringing in almost 15% of the annual budget and impacting the lives of thousands of local children. The star of the evening is the cioppino, which is still made from scratch by Bud Sorensen, Bob Capurro and a talented team of Italian cooks. The silent and live auctions feature more than 500 unique items and experiences that you can’t find anywhere else. The event is one of the most widely attended and celebrated fundraisers in the community, gathering 1,600 of northern Nevada’s top business and civic leaders to support the kids at the Boys & Girls Club.

“Cioppino is a one-of-a-kind event and experience with tremendous tradition amongst the attendees, volunteers and staff,” said Mike Wurm, Chief Professional Officer of the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows. “The contributions we receive for this event are vital to support the mission of the Boys & Girls Club. This year Cioppino helps us serve more than 12,000 Club members regardless of their financial situation, helping us shape future generations into responsible, civic-minded members of our community.”

Tickets for the event are $200 per person or $1,600 for a table of eight. Tickets are available to the public Jan. 20. Donation items for the silent or live auction can be accepted online. For more information or to reserve your tickets for Cioppino please contact Allyson Bolton, Special Events Director at abolton@bgctm.org or call (775) 360-2448.

For more details on the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows including volunteer, donation and program opportunities, please call (775) 331-KIDS (5437).