Thursday, July 06, 2006

Fundraising - Canada Day

Canada Day 2006
Originally uploaded by superiorskate.

First of all I'd like to thank all the volunteers that came out to the RB Pavilion to help out. Dan Pandzic, Anthony Stefanizzi, Colin Scharbach, Victoria, Carrie McCormack, Georgina Naccarato, and thanks to Paul Norbo for the moral support, , and Lori Ballstatd for the opportunity.

It was a long day in the trenches for the SCSA Volunteers this Canada Day. Rain, wind, sun, and long hours, but we toughed it out and came out on top with our fundraising efforts. The main reason we were at the pavilion was the sale of those glow stick necklaces.

The price was set at three glow sticks for $5 or one glow stick for $2, and they went like hotcakes after 9:00 pm.

The informal tally at the end of the night was a $500+ profit. The official number will come from the city whose float we used and they also made the initial purchase of the glow sticks.

We also sold three SCSA t-shirts, and soon we'll need to make a new order to replenish the stocks. I was considering making t-shirts out of this drawing, skatepark pictured below, that Colin made up while hanging out at the fundraising table. What do you guys think, is it time for a change from the trusty "Get On Board" t-shirts?
Originally uploaded by superiorskate.

Also, we should mention that Carrie and I also went out with the glow sticks on the American's Fourth of July and sold more glow sticks for more funds. We earned another $125 for the SCSA Skatepark Construction Fund.

Thanks to all the customers too!!!


Blogger Searchmont and Area Freestyle Alliance said...

I'm pretty sure I spelt Anthony's last name wrong. Does anybody know how it's supposed to be spelt?

10:17 AM  
Blogger Anthony said...

Nice job everyone!

3:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i think we need new t-shirts for sure! and more colours as well should be involved. i like the new design your thinking of puttin up. it is spelt Stefanizzi i think

4:54 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hey whatsup guys, for the record it was my gf named victoria, and also for the record thats a rough draft of the design, that one looks real sketchy. ill send you the good one i made after, sometime! later

8:18 PM  
Blogger gordd-skate said...

i vote yes for the new skatepark support shirts i agree with g-monay definetly get a bunch of colours. trav im gonna pick up one of those shirts how much are they anyway?

10:38 PM  
Blogger Searchmont and Area Freestyle Alliance said...

I hear ya gord. Any idea on what colours you would prefer?? for the actual shirt or for the font (skatepark)

I've got us a free forum until we get our old one back at

I'll post a few different colours and such there.

10:27 AM  
Blogger Searchmont and Area Freestyle Alliance said...

Here's a clickable link

10:28 AM  

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