|The 29th Annual SwedishAmerican State Street Mile, to be held August 3rd in downtown Rockford, is going to be bigger than ever with the new affiliations with Road I.D., Chicago Athlete Magazine, B103 and our biggest news – the USA Track & Field (USTAF) organization that will be drawing athletes from all over the region to Rockford for the 1-mile race. Proceeds from the race will be donated to the Boys & Girls Club of Rockford and the Rockford Wildcats Running Group. For info: http://www.swedishamerican.org/at_swedishamerican/events/state_street_mile/ or go to www.signmeup.com/92115 to register.
Thank you to the group of volunteers and Comcast employees that took part in Comcast Cares Day April 27th and cleaned up the baseball fields at our Carlson Unit. We not only got our grounds in great shape but we also received a grant for $5,000 for the programs we offer to more than 6,500 area youths annually! Thank you Comcast.
Congratulations to Edgar Flores, Jr. Staff member at our Flodin Unit for winning the United Way Community Junior Volunteer Award last week. The awards celebrate individuals within the community who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to volunteerism. Here is Edgar with United Way CEO & President Paul Logli. We're very proud of you Edgar!
Our 32nd Annual Golf Play Day will be held June 3 at Forest Hills Country Club.
Join us for a day of golf, great food, prizes and socializing. For more details, call 815 972-5973.
Congratulations to our 2013 Youth of the Year
finalists Anthony, Anganette and Edgar.
We are very proud of all of you.
(Pictured with Unit Directors)
Carlson Huskie Football Announcement:
Carlson Huskie Football will be joining the
Northern Illinois Football Conference
for the upcoming football season!!!
Contact Tammy Anthony for details or call the Carlson Club...
Check out our new conference at:
Summer 2013 Program information:
Orton Keyes 316-0073