Fwd: funds for ECC
- Hi folks, do we want to do this? Yale's public-service groups have a
December fair. We could sell "fund a bike helmet for a New Haven kid" or
almost anything else. We just need some committee leaders, to share the
planning work. Let me know if you're interested.
----- Forwarded message from Johnny Scafidi <johnny.scafidi@...> -----
>>>Dear Dwight Hall Affiliated Agency,
>>>We want to invite you to participate in our "Alternative Gift Market"
>>>this year! We have attached an invitation letter and registration form
>>>in this e-mail. You can send the registration form via e-mail
>>>(hannah.croasmun@...) or you can fax it to us (432-2425).
>>>The main text for the invitation letter is below:
>>>For the past couple of years, one of our student-run member groups
>>>(Reach Out: The Yale College Partnership for International Service) has
>>>run an Alternative Gift Marketat Dwight Hall to raise money for
>>>development projects throughout the world by encouraging people to buy
>>>alternative gifts: such as pigs, ducks, seeds, books for schools, and
>>>healthcare/medicine (given to international communities in the name of
>>>the gift recipient) rather than the traditional holiday gifts. Last
>>>year, Reach Out raised over $8500 for sustainable international
>>>This year, in conjunction with Reach Outs international efforts, we have
>>>decided to expand the Alternative Gift Marketto include and support
>>>local New Haven nonprofit agencies by giving you the chance to sell
>>>alternative giftsto benefit your organization! The Alternative Gift
>>>Market will be held on Wednesday, December 8th, 2004 from 1:00 6:00 PM.
>>>Possible gift ideas include: Items on your organizations wish list,
>>>providing the cost of services that your organization provides, little
>>>gifts or crafts that your clients create, or your can even come up with
>>>your own creative alternative giftideas!
>>>If you are interested in participating in the Alternative Gift
>>>Marketthis year, please fill out the attached form with the $10
>>>registration fee* (to cover the cost of renting tables, etc) and send or
>>>fax it back to us (information is below). Since space is limited, we
>>>will accept the first 25 organizations that apply before November
>>>12th So act quickly if you would like a table!
>>>(*Please let us know if you need to waive the registration fee.)
>>>If you have any questions or comments about this, please feel free to
>>>call us at: 432-9041 or e-mail hannah.croasmun@....
>>>We hope you and your agency will be able to participate in this exciting
>>>Dwight Hall at Yale
>>>PO Box 209008
>>>New Haven, CT 06520-9008