On Wednesday, June 8, the same day as this year's annual Eagles Playground Build, Eagles Youth Partnership will be presented with the 2011 Ida Newman Magic of Play Award by Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse during their Party in the Playground fundraising event.
The event, a fun, adults-only, cocktail reception to benefit Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse, takes place from 5:30 to 8:30 PM and will feature Hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, jazz by Jordan Williams and the Young Lions, magic by The Amazing Taddo and a silent auction in addition to the award presentation to Eagles Youth Partnership.
To get your tickets for a great event and an enjoyable evening, with proceeds going to a great cause, click here.
Eagles Youth Partnership (EYP) has provided health and education programming for 50,000 low-income children annually for 16 years and, during that time, has built 15, soon to be 16, outdoor playgrounds at schools and neighborhood centers. In addition, EYP has provided service to the community with the Eagles Eye Mobile and the Eagles Book Mobile. For more information on Eagles Youth Partnership and their ongoing efforts in the community, click here.