MEDIA ALERT: WRIGHT TO RECEIVE LOCAL ALGER AWARD

By December 14, 2015 September 30th, 2017 from the Desk of the Director, Great Futures Lunch, Press Releases

Harvey Wright PictureMUNCIE – The Muncie Boys & Girls Club will honor Muncie Parks & Recreation’s Superintendent Harvey Wright at its Great Futures Recognition Luncheon on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 sponsored by MutualBank.

The lunch event will begin at 11:30 AM at the Boys & Girls Club at 1710 S. Madison Street, Muncie, IN 47302. Jud Fisher, President & COO of Ball Brothers Foundation, will be the Featured Speaker for the Luncheon.

Children’s author Horatio Alger was well-known for his stories about young boys who come from humble beginnings and with hard work, integrity, determination and a strong dedication to help others, rise to respectable positions as community leaders.

Wright is known for supporting youth programs, has coached many youth football and basketball leagues and is a regular volunteer with youth sports, tournaments and events. As superintendent of Muncie Parks & Recreation, Wright is a constant support to the Boys & Girls Club and many other youth serving organizations by maintaining properties and supporting many activities and events.

The luncheon will help highlight the impact of afterschool programs at the Boys & Girls Club of Muncie.

Luncheon Details:

WHEN:                  Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

WHERE:                Boys & Girls Club of Muncie, Gymnasium, 1710 S. Madison Street, Muncie, IN 47302

TICKETS:              $40 each or $300 for table of eight

INFO:                     https://www.bgcmuncie.org/greatfutures/, (765) 282-4461 ext. 103

 About Boys & Girls Club of Muncie The Boys & Girls Club of Muncie was founded in 1933. Our mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential, as productive, caring and responsible citizens. We provide a safe place to learn and grow; ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals; life-enhancing programs and character development experiences; and hope and opportunity. You can learn more at www.bgcmuncie.org. For more information, please contact the Boys & Girls Club at frontdesk@bgcmuncie.org or (765) 282-4461.

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Contact:
Micah Maxwell, Executive Director
Boys & Girls Club of Muncie
(765) 282-4461 ext. 105
mmaxwell@bgcmuncie.org