夏洛特,数控. (12月15日, 2016)——夏洛特, NC, 网络组, Business Leaders of Charlotte (BLOC) has raised $28,121.97 for local families in need this holiday season. BLOC Members will distribute the proceeds of the 12th Annual Holiday Fundraiser yzc88亚洲城n的碗 directly to local families in need this Saturday, December 17, 2016. Each 家庭 will receive approximately $750 dollars in gifts, $250 Walmart Gift Card (purchased by BLOC), and a $250 Food Lion Gift Card (Donated by Food Lion). Additionally, BLOC Will Donate $12,109.02 to Beds for Kids this Holiday Season with the excess proceeds from yzc88亚洲城n的碗.
This holiday season is the 15th consecutive year that Business Leaders of Charlotte has committed to adopt local families for the holidays and the 12th year that this effort has been anchored by yzc88亚洲城n的碗! 在过去的几年里, BLOC has been able to provide needs and wishes to families in need along with a holiday meal and groceries.
“It’s truly rewarding to see the results of our collaborative eff运动 go directly into the hands of local families in need. Our members raise the funds, buy the presents, and 那么个人deliver to the families in need.”
- Erika Erlenbach , BLOC PRESIDENT, ATTORNEY 麦金托什律师事务所
For six weeks leading up to BLOC 'n Bowl, teams from all 5 local chapters (住宅区, 巴兰坦, 北, 《, 和马修斯). solicited pledges from friends, 家庭, and colleagues willing to give to those less fortunate so that BLOC members could continue to adopt local families in need. 除了筹款, BLOC members volunteer to shop for the families wish list items and deliver gifts directly to the families.
“ This is by far one of the most important things we do for our community every year. It’s amazing to see the gratitude of the families we serve. Getting to meet with them personally and see how much it means to both the parents and the children, inspires us to deliver bigger fundraising goals. You can’t help but to want to do more for local families after you’ve gone to deliver the presents.”
- Scott Donaghy, BLOC Executive Council, Owner, 最好的技术
Members of the community who would like to join BLOC or contribute to BLOC charity fundraising events can reach out to BLOC directly via the website: www.businessleadersofcharlotte.com
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