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Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County 5th Annual Monte Carlo Night

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UNION, NJ – Step out of New Jersey and into a Las Vegas casino as Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County hosts their 5th Annual Monte Carlo Night Fundraiser. Join us for a jam-packed evening with casino games, cigar rolling on the outside patio, tricky tray, prizes, 50/50 cash raffle, and a buffet. Guests will also enjoy live entertainment from Doo Wop band The Rotations. “Monte Carlo Night is an event we look forward to every year,” said CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County Russell Triolo. “Everyone has a great time, all while raising funds and awareness for our organization.” The event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19th from at the Colombian Club in Union, located at 1034 Jeanette Avenue from 7:00p – 11:00 PM. Tickets are only $75 per person in advance ($85 per person at the door), include $100 in play money and can be purchased online at bgcuc.org. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Joe DeMaio at jdemaio@bgcuc.org. Join us for this one-night escape into Vegas - buy your ticket today! Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County is celebrating 60 years of changing lives in Union County! Summer Program registration is now open at our Union, Plainfield and Elizabeth Clubs. Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County offers youth programs in 6 communities in Union County: Plainfield, Elizabeth, Union, Hillside, Roselle and Linden. Teen leadership programs for ages 14-18 are available in Union, Elizabeth and Plainfield. Members participate in character, leadership, career preparation and community service activities throughout the year. For information on our clubs and programs, please visit our website www.bgcuc.org or contact us 908-687-2697. Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County seek to inspire and enable young people, who need them most, to realize their full potential and have provided opportunity for youth since 1955. They are part of a national network of some 4,000 neighborhood-based facilities, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, which serves more than 4.6 million young people annually, in all 50 states and on U.S. military bases worldwide. Clubs provide guidance-oriented character development programs on a daily basis for children 6-18 years old, conducted by a full-time professional staff. Key Boys & Girls Club programs emphasize leadership development, education and career exploration, financial literacy, health and life skills, the arts, sports, fitness and recreation, and family outreach. # # #

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