Parents of Special Children To Host 2014 Jamboree

Parents of Special Children, Inc. presents its annual Jamboree Chicken BBQ fundraiser, which will be held on May 18, from noon until 4 p.m. at the Hannibal American Legion.

The family event will include a chicken barbecue, door prizes, raffles, a delicious bake sale and music by Proctor Entertainment and Event Services.

Theresa Familo, program coordinator at PSC, displays a sample of the Jamboree raffles.
Theresa Familo, program coordinator at PSC, displays a sample of the Jamboree raffles.

There will also be a photo booth by Bach Photo Images, crafts and fun activities lasting throughout the event.

The agency will have a wide variety of raffle items, including a beautiful full-size hand – made quilt, an ipad and ipad mini.

“The jamboree is a tradition for the families we serve, but also for members of the community,” noted board president Monica Stoutenger. “It is a great opportunity for our community to come together in an inviting, fun, and entertaining environment.”

Tickets for the event are $10 pre-sale and $12 at the door.

Advanced discounted tickets can be purchased at the PSC office at 2 Tower Drive, Suite B, in Fulton, through Friday afternoon.

Parents of Special Children is a 26-year old non-profit community agency that serves individuals with developmental disabilities in Oswego County.

PSC is dedicated to family empowerment, mutual support and cost effective service delivery.

Fundraising efforts help to support activities such as:  bowling parties, ice cream socials, Family Night at the Races, sports and recreational activities and Breakfast with Santa.

These events would not be possible without the community support.

For more information on the agency and its services, please contact Theresa Familo, program coordinator, at 598-7672.