Modern Woodmen of America, a fraternal financial services organization, is launching Modern Woodmen’s Adventures in Noogieland. The project allows Modern Woodmen to help Gilda’s Club with a number of projects over the next few months.
An article in the QC Times telling the story of Modern Woodmen’s generosity can be found here: http://qctimes.com/news/local/modern-woodmen-crew-adopts-gilda-s-club/article_bf4d3546-9185-11e1-ba6f-001a4bcf887a.html
Please take a look at some of the volunteer projects Modern Woodmen will be helping with the next few months and see how you can get involved, too! Also consider taking this survey http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/B8BW2WD, to share what Gilda’s Club means to you.
Modern Woodmen’s Adventures in Noogieland projects:
• Tabs for Travels – Modern Woodmen employees collect can tabs to purchase gas cards for Gilda’s Club families.
• Dollars for Hearts – Modern Woodmen employees purchase paper hearts for $1 to memorialize loved ones who have battled or are battling cancer.
• Acoustics Project – Modern Woodmen funded the replacement of ceiling tiles in Noogieland to help with the acoustics in the space.
• Games and Goodies –Modern Woodmen employees will donate snacks, crafts and their time during several Wednesday events at Noogieland.
• Dream Big Noogieland Donation Drive – In early April, Modern Woodmen employees will collect items from Noogieland’s wish list.
• Outdoor Makeover – In April and May, employees will repair the Gilda’s Club wheelchair ramp, build a pergola and landscape.
• Noogieland/Teen Space Makeover – In April and May, employees will help revamp and reorganize these rooms, making them a more pleasant space for the kids and teens who use them.
• Join Hands Day – On May 5, Modern Woodmen employees will volunteer at Gilda’s Club to work on the pergola, landscape, paint and do a variety of other tasks on this national day of service. We hope Gilda’s Club teens, kids and adults will come to help out too!