ELWOOD BOOSTER CLUB

supporting academics, art & athletics in our schools

WHAT WE DO--RAISE MONEY TO SUPPORT ELWOOD SCHOOLS!

Our mission is to support programs in Elwood schools that enhance our children’s experience with academics, athletics and the arts.   

Since our inception, the Elwood Booster Club has donated over $356,000 in either direct grants or equipment to all four schools in the Elwood School District including:

Our most recent donations of $78,000 for the 16-17 school year, Elwood Public Schools fund leveled libraries at the Harley Avenue Elementary and James H. Boyd Intermediate Schools and restore the International Club, Robotics Club, TV/Media Club and Morning Homework Club at Elwood Middle School.  This would not be possible without your generosity.  Some of our specific donations over the years include:

  • Restored student clubs at Elwood Middle School for 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 $58,000
  • Leveled libraries at Harley and Boyd for all grades $17,000
  • JGHS Varsity Baseball Field Renovation $35,000
    Playground renovations at Boyd $9,000
  • JGHS Vienna Music Trip $ 7,000
  • Elwood Middle School after school clubs$ 2,500
  • Boyd book club & document cameras $ 2,000
  • JGHS Golf Team greens fees & equipment $ 2,000
  • Campus signs renovation materials $ 1,500 (To be constructed by JGHS tech students)
  • Kindles for Kindergarten reading program $2,500
  • Elwood JGHS Track Renovation Project ($20,000)
  • Sound systems for the JGHS Football Field, Boyd Auditorium and EMS
  • Wind Screen for Varsity Baseball Field
  • Curtains for JGHS Stage
  • Harley & Boyd Playground Equipment Installation
  • Renovation/enhancements of the Harley & JGHS Courtyards
  • Video and Digital Cameras at all four schools;
  • Projector for Harley Cafetorium
  • JGHS Music Department Trip to Italy & Robotics Team Competition Trip
  • Operation RESPECT, Y.E.S. and Project Wisdom programs at EMS & Boyd;
  • Pottery Kiln for EMS Art Room
  • Reference/Resource Materials for JGHS Guidance Dept. & Boyd Library
  • Portable Tennis Court Scoring System for EMS & JGHS Tennis Teams
  • Software & Science Materials for EMS
  • JGHS Music Programs
  • JGHS Electronic Sign
  • EMS Music Instruments
  • JGHS Calculators
  • Maker Fair Contribution
  • Harley Sensory Room
  • Harley Gym/Playground Equipment
  • JGHS Athletic Chairs
  • Math Manipulatives
  • Boyd Sensory Room
  • 7th Grade Field Trip Contribution
  • Kickline
  • AP Capstone
  • JGHS Music Instruments

PLEASE JOIN US AT ANY OF OUR COMMUNITY EVENTS!  

Past events include: Elwood Night at the Theater; Cultural Arts Presentations; Annual Home Run Derby

 

WE SPONSOR ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS including after school clubs and summer camps.  For our current offerings, please click here.

FUNDING FOR OUR DONATIONS ARE MADE POSSIBLE BY:

EBC Membership Fees & Resident Donations, Business Sponsorships, Fundraising Events. 

We especially thank our Blue & White Knight Sponsors for their generous donations to EBC:

 Dream Makers Performing Arts School http://www.dreammakersli.com/

The Persoons Family

The Koehler Family 

 

 FOR RECENT TAX RETURNS AND OTHER DATA ON ELWOOD BOOSTER CLUB, INC. 

PLEASE VISIT www.guidestar.org  and/or  www.NYCharities.org