Accomplishments



Voorhees Township Calendar Sponsorship
- One of 12 Advertisers on the Annual Calendar mailed to 12,500 homes and businesses in Voorhees.

 

Eastern Reg. HS Project Graduation Sponsorship - during the first half of the year the 50/50 proceeds go towards Eastern HS Project Graduation Sponsorship.  Once again VBA purchased a scholarship for this annual event for seniors on graduation night.

 

Two Eastern Regional HS Scholarships to Graduating Seniors - 2/$750 Scholarships were given for the 4th year in a row to a young man and young woman graduating from Eastern Regional HS.  The students were selected from a group of applicants who had performed outstanding community service during their 4 years at Eastern.

 

Sponsorship @Strike out Kids Cancer Community Fair - VBA was a sponsor at this first annual event, run by The Suarez Family to raise funds for Cancer Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

 

Pumpkin Patch Sponsorship @Halloween in the Park - VBA Sponsored the Pumpkin Patch at the Annual Voorhees Halloween in the Park Celebration.  Over 1000 Pumpkins were chosen and placed in the 1000 bags provided by the VBA.

 

Provided Judges for HS DECA Marketing Competition - Over 30 VBA members volunteered to be judges at the Annual Regional and State DECA Marketing Competition.  This competition involves high school students from all over New Jersey and the winners move on to the National Competition in Anaheim.

 

Gifts for Voorhees Pediatric Facility @Holidays - for the 5th year in row VBA members were asked to bring gifts and/or donations for the Voorhees Pediatric Facility to our Annual Holiday Party.   VBA brought a car full of gifts to VPF and purchased 5 specialty gifts with the donations collected.

 

Contribution to Voorhees Police Holiday Fund - The 50/50 proceeds from our luncheon during the second half of the year goes towards the Voorhees Police Holiday Fund.  This year VBA broke a record and presented the Police Dept. with $1000.

 

Several VBA members participate in Eastern Reg. HS Job Coaching Program - The Eastern Reg. HS Job Coaching Program provides students, who will go directly into the workforce after high school an opportunity to gain work experience.  Several VBA members, including Tutoring Club and Rizzieri participate in this program.

 


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