Giving Back

Press Releases

Applebee's Cooks Up A Special Breakfast for Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County

a27d097616b5e88aa1ea_applebees_feb_12.jpg
Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser
a27d097616b5e88aa1ea_applebees_feb_12.jpg

UNION, NJ - Rise & Shine! Join Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County Union Club and Applebee’s for a special breakfast fundraiser benefiting Keystone Club members. This delicious event is Sunday, February 12th from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM at Applebee’s, 1721 Morris Avenue, in Union.

Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs and a beverage for only $12. Come out to support Union Keystone Club and enjoy a great breakfast. Keystone Members will be serving, taking orders and look forward to greeting you! Members are raising support to attend 50th National Keystone Conference in Chicago, IL, March 2-4.

For tickets and information please contact Ron Brangman at 908-687-2697 or rbrangman@bgcuc.org. “Our Keystone Club members have been working hard all year to raise funds for the National Keystone Conference”, said Russell Triolo, Chief Executive Officer. “This is a great example of the principles of Keystone Club, which includes leadership, character development and community engagement.”

Sign Up for E-News

Interested in supporting our Members’ efforts to attend the Conference? There are many sponsorship opportunities available, including hotel, ground transportation and baggage fees. Visit www.bgcuc.org for sponsorship information. Keystone National Conference allows teens to experience sessions in leadership, community service, healthy lifestyles and College, Career & Workforce Development. Attendees discuss topics that are important to them. Teens will also participate in a group community service project in Chicago.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County offers youth programs in 5 communities in Union County: Plainfield, Elizabeth, Union, Hillside and Roselle. Teen leadership programs for ages 14-18 are available in Union, Elizabeth and Plainfield. Members participate in character-building, leadership, career preparation and community service activities throughout the year. Aquatics instruction is available at our Union Club. 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. # # # Media Contact Lisa Sepetjian, Director of Development & Marketing 908-687-7976 ext. 4

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Springfield

Three School Buses Involved in Crash at Clark's ALJ High School

June 21, 2018

CLARK, NJ — Three buses collided in the Arthur L. Johnson High School parking lot around noon on Thursday in a chain-reaction crash. 

Students were on board at the time, according to Police Chief Pedro Matos. One driver and two students had minor injuries, Matos said.   

According to a Honeywell alert issued by the Clark Public School District, ...

Construction Update on Vauxhall Ave. Bridge, Chestnut St. Bridge and Morris Avenue Work

June 19, 2018

UNION, NJ – A CodeRed alert about road construction, the resulting congestion, and what can be expected, was sent to residents Tuesday morning.

The message said the work on these state roads is being performed by the New Jersey Department of Transportation.  The message outlined the following work scheduled for June and July:

The Vauxhall Bridge over Route 22.  Work ...

Shakespeare in the Park Returns to Union County, Sunday, July 8

June 22, 2018

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce the return of Shakespeare in the Park this summer. The first performance will be presented on Sunday, July 8 at 7:00 p.m. at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade in Linden.

The Shrew Mechanicals Troupe from The Shakespeare Theatre of New jersey will present an hour long performance of “Powerful Trouble,” a stirring ...

Upcoming Events

Mon, June 25, 7:45 AM

17 Kent Place Boulevard, Summit

Monday Morning Yoga

Health & Wellness

Tue, June 26, 6:30 PM

Millburn Free Public Library, Millburn

Memoir Writing Class at Millburn Library in June ...

Arts & Entertainment