Thank you, Greensboro!
With an attendance of over 400, the 6th annual Chips for Children casino night fundraising event supporting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greensboro was a phenomenal success.
Our team is busy counting all of the funds brought in from guest donations and sponsorships and we can’t wait to announce a final tally! Watch this space for an update coming very soon.
All proceeds from Chips for Children go to support the many programs offered by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greensboro.
Chips for Children supports local programs of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greensboro. BluSky is wholeheartedly committed to their mission.
Funds raised from Chips for Children will help the Clubs sustain their afterschool and summer programs’ focus on academic success and character development while instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, and belonging in each club member.
DID YOU KNOW?
- 98% of Boys & Girls Club members graduate from high school
- 90% of club members improve academically
- 90% improve reading
- 74% of club members volunteer at least once a year
- 90% say they can stand up for what is right, even if their friends disagree
- Over 400 members in The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Clubs of Greensboro
- 88% expect to complete some sort of post-secondary education
You put a lot of hard work into it and it paid off with a great benefit to the Boys & Girls Clubs.
~Tom Sullivan, Council Chair
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greensboro
I have been in awe of how tirelessly all the BluSky staff worked for this event. While our members may not see you every day, their lives are enriched and sometimes even changed, because of your work.
~Grace Thompson, Director of Operations
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greensboro
An outstanding effort by so many that will allow kids to continue to grow and become successful through the clubs and staff. Thank you so much!
The event was remarkable. Our thanks to you, your organization, and everyone involved.
~Doug Shelton, Director of Operations
The Salvation Army
Sincere thanks to our generous family of sponsors!
BluSky Restoration Contractors, Claire & Tom Sullivan, Glaser Family Foundation, Grandover Resort & Conference Center, Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, Luke John Schamberger Foundation, Susie & Ras Fenger
Blue Ridge Companies
Abatemaster, Bill & Cathy Burling, Brian Sowers, Hawthorne Residential Partners, Kent & Elizabeth Stemper Charitable Fund, Mike & Jeanine Goodes, PNC Bank, Triad Financial Advisors, United Healthcare
A Plus Lawns, Anonymous, Authentic Heating & Air, Brown Investment Properties, Carruthers & Roth, P.A., C.P. Eakes Company, Crescent Rotary, Dupont Kirven, Forbis & Dick Funeral Service, Ned Eldridge Builders, Pat & Anne Garvey, Totally Floored
Anne & Russell Robinson, Assured Partners, Bob Meyer, CBRE-Triad, Core One Restoration, David Leppert, Donna Perkins, Durant Bell, First National Bank, Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa (Fayetteville), Hugh & MaryLou Williams, IBERIABANK, Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC, Scott & Cindy McCauley Hummel, The Plumbing Service Co.
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In-Kind and Prize Sponsors:
Cake & All Things Yummy, Grandover Resort, Greensboro Country Club, Grove Winery & Vineyards, HAECO Americas, Hand & Stone Massage & Facial Spa, Lamar Advertising Greensboro, Lowe’s Home Improvement, Mike Goodes, Mike’s Yard & Home, Mosquito Joe of Greensboro West, O.Henry Hotel, Precision Golf School, Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants, Radio Revolver, Signs By Tomorrow, Windsor Jewelers, Wyndham Championship