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Easter Egg Hunt with Seniors

First Name Tim
Last Name Natyshak
E-mail tnatyshak@gmail.com
Club Name Tilbury kinsmen club
District # 1
Number of Members 11-25
Community Size Small community (less than 20,000)
Community Type Rural
Project Name Easter Egg Hunt with Seniors
Type of Project (check all that apply) Other
If other, please describe Easter egg hunt
Was this project a fundraiser? No
Description of project Stuff and hide eggs for kids under 10, giving away raffle prizes and golden eggs. Our seniors home spends 4-5 hours helping stuff plastic eggs with candy.
Service Hours 51-100
Did you leverage this project as a way to recruit new members? Yes
If you answered yes to the question above, please explain: Just from media exposure and the generosity of the event people often ask how to help and about other things we do.
How was this project promoted in your community? Posters, media, school awareness, longevity of the project 30+ years
What were some challenges you faced with this project, and how could your project be improved? Changes in adjusting to the growing size of the event. Staffing to control 600+ kids and keeping parents from interfering in the hunt.
What was the approximate budget for this project? $1,000-$5,000
If the project was a fundraiser, what were the sources of revenue for this project?
If this was a fundraiser, how much money was raised (minus expenses)? Not Applicable
What were the expenses for this project? $1300
Is there anything else you would like to share that would assist another club in duplicating this project in their community? Include outside sources i.e. seniors if applicable