...for 'Dads' support
The Auke Bay Cooperative Preschool would like to hank our friends, family and Juneau neighbors for participating in the 2001 "Dads on Duty" fundraiser. According to Stacey Morales, the fundraising chairman, it was the most successful to date. She did a great job and we would like to acknowledge all of her hard work. We would also like to congratulate our grand prizewinner Delores Graver for winning six men for six hours. She will be able to supply party favors to her newly adopted work crew with her $100 gift certificate donated by Valley Lumber (tool belts for everyone!). J. Seligman (our second prize winner) can possibly fly over Delores' house for a bird's eye view of the work party in progress via a helicopter four for two that was generously donated by Temsco Helicopters. Our lucky third prizewinner, Bridget Lujan, was unavailable for comment. She is probably at "Curves" enjoying her one-year membership. Congratulations to all of our winners, and there were many. Thanks to all the merchants who give both large and small donations; you make this event possible. ABC preschool is a "parent run" school and uses this fundraiser to update supplies and to offer scholarships to needy families. To find out more about the preschool, please call 789-2302. We thank the Empire for always covering our yearly event, and we thank our Juneau community for making it so successful!
Auke Bay Cooperative Preschool
...for a successful March Charity Auction
The Juneau Coast Guard Women's Association would like to thank the following for making our March Charity Auction a success:
A Certain Charm, Alaska Airlines, Alaska Fur Gallery, Alaska Gross Movie Theater, Alaska Historic Lighthouse Association, Alaska Laundry and Dry Cleaners, Alaska Ship Chandlers, Alaska State Museum, Alaska State Museum Gift Shop, Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Alaskan Brewing Company, Alaskan Fudge Company, Alaskan Hotel and Bar, Amerigas, Ann Doty (Longaberger), Annie Kaill's, Baranof , Bayou, Bears Lair, Belles, Ben Franklin, Breakwater Inn, Brenda Frye, Broiler, Bullwinkles, Canton House, Capital Chevrolet, Capital Records, Carpet Connection, Celebrity Jewelers, Cellular One, Charles Detjen, Chilly Willys Car Wash, Christine Kelly (Weekender Casual Wear), Christina Duffy, Christine Tinsley, Christmas Store, Coastal Helicopter, Cook House Restaurant, Copy Express, Curves, Dale Steinmetz, Danette Mae-Nugent, Destiny Sargeant, DIPAC, Dockside Jewelers, Eagle Crest, Edge of Town, El Sombrero, Elmer Sorensen, ERA Helicopters, Eskimos and Butterflies, Fernando's, Fishermans Wharf Restaurant, Foggy Mountain Shop, Forever Stitchin' Fran Roberts, Fremlin's Forgery & Knife Works, Gastineau Channel Historic Society, Georges Jewelry and Gifts, Gina Steinmetz, Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventures, Glacier Gardens Yard Doctor Landscapes, Gourmet Alaska, Gross Alaska Movie Theaters, Gum Drop House, Hangar on the Wharf, Hearthside Books and Toy Corner, Heritage Coffee, Irish Shop, Janet Coffin, Janice Peyton, Jewel Box, Jim Barnes (Buttons the Clown), JoAnn Bollman (Princess House), Juneau Dance Unlimited, Juneau Drug, Juneau Gun Club, Juneau Rubber Stamp Company, Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Karen Turley, Kim Lorigan, Kims Kloset, Kodiak Coat Company, Kurk Burke, L.A.B. Flying Service, Lady Jane Mulready, Linda Sorensen, Lisa Davidsons Boutique, Madeline Vavalis Morris, Maria Kirby, Mary Massey, McDonalds, Memeluck Fur Doll Company, Merridy Haffner-Magnusson, Michael Lebsack, Mishka Hair Design, Midnight Sun, Mountain Gears, Music in the Micks, Natalie Mendenhall (Mary Kay), Nicole Humpage, Northstar Trekking, Pearsons Pond Luxury Inn, Perseverance Theatre, Pet Nannys Place, Prospector Hotel, Rainbow Foods, Rainsong Gallery, Raintree Quilting, Rainy Day Books, Ray Massey, Rie Munoz Gallery, Rob Lorigan, Sandy Beeson (Weekender Wear), Seventh Heaven, Shannon West (Pampered Chef), Shavonne Ainsworth, Sheila Barrett, Silk Garden, Silverbow (The Back Room) Restaurant, Skagway Air, Smiles Across the Miles Photographers, Southeast Alaska Gymnastics Academy, Sportsman Barbershop, Sue Coleman, Sunburst Tanning on the Wharf, Susans Hallmark, T.K. McGuires, Teena's Country Crafts, Temsco Helicopter, Terry Chase (Avon), The Alaskan Hotel and Bar, Tom Barrett, Tyrone Whitehead, Udder Culture, Valentines Coffee House and Bakery, Valley Auto Parts, Veronica Whitehead, Vicki Tomal (Party Lite), Wallen Studio, Walrus Trading Company, Wehnes and Sons, Westmark Baranof Hotel, White Pass and Yukon Route Summit Excursion.
Because of your contribution, the Coast Guard Women's Association awarded a combined total of $7,300 in grant money to the following organizations: Aldersgate United Methodist Church's Kidreach, Auke Bay Co-Op Preschool, Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Boys and Girls Club of Juneau, Douglas Community United Methodist Church's Gastineau School Breakfast Program, Helping Hands, Hospice and Homecare of Juneau, Juneau Co-Op Christian Ministry's Glory Hole, Juneau Gun Club, Juneau Lighthouse Association, Meals on Wheels, Mendenhall River Community School's After School Homework Club, Perserverance Theatre, REACH, Riverbend Learning Community's Breakfast Program, Southeast Alaska Cancer and Wellness Foundation and Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Council.
Although many of us transfer in and out Juneau year after year, our dedication to the community is rooted in the Coast Guard Women's Association of Juneau. We are honored to devote part of our time and energy each year to raise money for local nonprofit organizations, so that they can continue to make Juneau an outstanding community.
The Coast Guard Women's Association of Juneau