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Looking for a special gift for Mother’s Day? We have gathered eight specialty vendors in one place to making shopping fun and easy! Join us Wednesday, May 6, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Investors Bank, 977 Stuyvesant Avenue, Union for a special evening.

Guests will enjoy wine and cheese, while shopping in a relaxed atmosphere. We have selected eight unique vendors to make shopping interesting: Silpada Designs (sterling silver jewelry), Mary Kay, Jane Makes Scents (aromatherapy products), J. McLaughlin (Women’s and Menswear), Essential Bodywear (foundations), NYS Collection (eyewear), Initials, Inc. (personalized bags) and original artwork by Tamara Hanenko DeNais and Lesya Dovbenko.

A percentage of all purchases that evening will be donated to support Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County programs. Our programs impact over 750 youth in Union County each day in six communities.

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“You are sure to find the right gift for Mother’s Day at this event," Russell Triolo, CEO, stated. “Thank you to Investors Bank and Board Secretary Regina Nicholls for hosting this great evening.”

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 six 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 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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