Friday, August 26, 2016

Thank You Donors & Sponsors of the Arc's Upcoming Third Annual Legacy of Love Basket Raffle

The Third Annual Legacy of Love Basket Raffle
is ALMOST Here!

We hope you can join us!

Saturday, September 10th
16 East Academy Street (South Door)
Albion, NY
9:30 am - 1:30 pm


50/50 Raffle
Money Tree Raffle
(At Least 250 in cash and lottery tickets)
Disney Raffle (4) One Day Hopper Passes and a $100 MasterCard
(Value $655)
Refreshments for Sale


We have had several sponsors and basket donors donate over the past few weeks.

Thank you to the following sponsors!
Janice Cummings
Mr. & Mrs. Lowell Davis
Mr. & Mrs. Michael Dydo
Jim Babcock Construction
Mr. & Mrs. David Schreck
B.P. Collision
Charles A. Roth Trucking
Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc.
Mr. & Mrs. Gordon Tinkous

Thank you to the following Basket Donors!
Batavia Tailors & Cleaners
Buffalo Bills
Darien Lake
Don Davis of Albion
Evans Ace Hardware
Shelley Falitico
Mr. & Mrs. James Golson
Gordon-Fisk Inc.
Gourmet Gift Baskets
Herbalty Cottage
Dr. & Mrs. Karl Heuer
Hinspergers Poly Industries
Dustin Hoffman
Karen's Kreations
Leonard Oakes Estate Winery
Main Street Thrift Store
Medina Railroad Museum
Monro Muffler Brake & Service, Rochester
Oliver's Candies
Senator Robert Ortt
Ms. Jill Pegelow
QuiltWoman.com
Rochester Rhinos
Salvatore's Italian Gardens
Seaward Candies
Stan's Harley Davidson
Sunset Drive-In
Tantalo Photography
Tillman's Village Inn, Inc.
Tompkins Bank of Castile
Walt Disney World Co.

We are hoping to have 150 baskets this year! 
Can you help us reach our goal?


If you are interested in creating a basket, donating items,
or sponsoring a basket creation,please contact
Darlene Golson at 585-589-5516 ext. 228 or email dgolson@arcoforleans.org
or Beth Switzer at 585-589-5516 ext. 227 or email bswitzer@arcoforleans.org.


If you are interested in purchasing tickets in advance for the 50/50, Disney, or Money Tree Raffles, Please contact Darlene or Beth (information above)


See you Saturday, September 10th!












Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Arc's 3rd Annual Legacy of Love Basket Raffle


DATE: Saturday, September 10th
TIME: 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: The Arc's Nutrition Program, 16 East Academy Street, South Door, Albion

Proceeds from all sales will go to benefit the Legacy of Love Arc Endowment! All Tickets can be purchased ahead of time through contacts listed below, or on the day of the event!

BASKETS, BASKETS, BASKETS!
We hope to have at least 150 baskets this year! Last year's raffle had a great variety, from toy themed baskets and outdoorsy themes, to baskets of snacks and tickets for winery tours! 

Tickets will be $5 per card of 26 tickets. When you buy three cards for $15, receive a fourth card free!


50/50 Raffle
50/50 raffle tickets will be $5 per card of 26 tickets. Last year's prize was over $200!


EXTRA SPECIAL RAFFLES!
In addition to the baskets, there will be two extra special raffles!

MONEY TREE RAFFLE: A popular favorite, this raffle will include at least $250 in CASH and Lottery Tickets!

DISNEY RAFFLE: This raffle includes Four (4) One Day Hopper Passes to the Disney Theme Parks ($655 value!) and a $100 MasterCard!

The Special Raffle tickets are $5 each, or $20 for five.


AND FOOD, TOO!

There will be food and refreshments available as you browse. Prepared by the Arc Nutrition program, there will be snacks, sandwiches, treats, and beverages!

Want to help?
Volunteer?
We are always looking for volunteers. If you want to help with set up on Friday, September 9th or help at the event on Saturday, September 10th, please let us know! If you can't do the whole day, even a few hours of your time is appreciated!

Create a Basket?

If you are interested in creating a basket, making a donation of items, sponsoring a basket creation, or just have some extra baskets or containers lying around, we would love to put them to use!

CONTACT US AT:
Darlene Golson, 585-589-5516, ext 228 or email dgolson@arcoforleans.org
Beth Switzer, 585-589-5516, ext 227 or email bswitzer@arcoforleans.org 

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Your Voice Matters! Don’t Miss Out!



Your Voice Matters! Don’t Miss Out!

Arc of Genesee Orleans is receiving a wonderful response to our strategic planning survey.

 If you haven’t had an opportunity to complete the survey, please take a few minutes to do so.     

Your answers will be anonymous, so please feel comfortable answering openly.     

                      Click below to respond to our strategic planning survey by August 19, 2016:


 This survey is being administered by Burdine & Company LLC.
If you have any questions about this survey, please contact Cenette Burdine at
ncburdine@burdineandcompany.com or at 585-223-2375.

 Thank you for your time to help inform us on ways to move into the future.

Donna Saskowski, Executive Director
Arc of Genesee Orleans

Friday, August 12, 2016

Get Your BBQ On Tomorrow, Saturday, August 13th!

Join us for our Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ
on Saturday, August 13th!






Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ
Fundraiser to benefit Meals On Wheels

Saturday, August 13th
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
16 East Academy Street, Albion, NY (south side)


Tickets are just $10 each!
Your meal includes:
1/2 BBQ CHICKEN
SALT POTATOES
MACARONI SALAD
ROLL W/BUTTER
DESSERT


Call Vicki Havholm at 589-7817 to get your tickets today!
Dinners available until 6:30 PM or until sold out.
Feel free to eat in. Takeouts available.


50/50 Raffle Tickets
The cost is $1.00 for 1 ticket or 6 tickets for $5.00.
You do not need to be present to win!


The Nutrition Program is run in partnership with
The Orleans County Office for the Aging.

Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ Tomorrow, Saturday, August 13th! Come Get Your BBQ On!

Join us for our Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ
on Saturday, August 13th!






Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ
Fundraiser to benefit Meals On Wheels

Saturday, August 13th
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
16 East Academy Street, Albion, NY (south side)

Tickets are just $10 each!
Your meal includes:
1/2 BBQ CHICKEN
SALT POTATOES
MACARONI SALAD
ROLL W/BUTTER
DESSERT

Call Vicki Havholm at 589-7817 to get your tickets today!
Dinners available until 6:30 PM or until sold out.
Feel free to eat in. Takeouts available.

50/50 Raffle Tickets
The cost is $1.00 for 1 ticket or 6 tickets for $5.00.
You do not need to be present to win!

The Nutrition Program is run in partnership with
The Orleans County Office for the Aging.






Important Message from Donna Saskowski


Families, Staff, Individuals Supported,
and Community Partners  

Your Opinion Matters! Please Take Our Brief Survey.

Tell Us How Arc of Genesee Orleans (formerly Genesee ARC and Arc of Orleans County) Can Better Serve You and Our Community

Arc of Genesee Orleans is planning for the future and we are requesting your valuable input. As we determine our strategic priorities for the next three to five years, we want to know your thoughts to help us make the best decisions about our future and how we can best support the individuals we serve and our communities in the years to come.

Below you will find a link to a brief survey that will take you less than 10 minutes to complete. Your answers will be anonymous, so please feel comfortable answering openly.

Click here to respond to our
strategic planning survey by August 19, 2016:

Our survey will remain open for your participation through midnight on Friday, August 19, 2016.

Please don’t delay…provide us with your important answers to our important questions.  We want to hear from you!
 
This survey is sponsored by Arc of Genesee Orleans; it is being administered by Burdine & Company LLC.  If you have any questions about this survey, please contact Cenette Burdine at ncburdine@burdineandcompany.com or at 585-223-2375.

We are eager for your contribution to our strategy development.  If you receive this survery request multiple times, only one response is appreciated.
 

Thank you in advance for your survey response and for your time to help inform us on ways to move into the future.






Donna Saskowski
Executive Director
Arc of Genesee Orleans


Self Advocate's Car Wash Cancelled

The car wash has been cancelled
for tomorrow, Saturday, August 13th.