For over 90 years, Jaycees have been a force for good in America and around the world. Jaycees helped establish AirMail services in America with Jaycee Charles Lindbergh, and have raised millions of dollars for causes such as the Muscular Dystrophy Association and the March of Dimes. Your Home Town Lake Geneva Jaycee's have been hard at work for almost 53 years now!
Thanksgiving Generosity 2013Lake Geneva Jaycess with the help of Stinebrink’s Piggly Wiggly Helps Provide Assistance to local families in Need with a Donation to The Lake Geneva Food Pantry located at the First Congressional United Church of Christ in Lake Geneva and Walworth County Food Pantry.
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, November 13th, 2013 – The Lake Geneva Jaycess, a constructive action organization of young persons who devote a portion of their time to community service in the public interest and proponent of assisting local families in need, with the help of Stinebrink’s Piggly Wiggly, is giving back to the community with a donation of over $6000 in food assistance to The Lake Geneva Food Pantry and Walworth County Resource Center Food Pantry.
From left to right. Luke Spiegelhoff, Josh Spiegelhoff, Taylor Danz, Jim Pody, Ryan Stezler, Darin Katzenberg, Ryan Peck
The purpose of the Lake Geneva Jaycees is to become a force for good in the community, determining community needs and providing solutions by planning and facilitating community service projects. In the act of serving, members receive hands-on experience, which translates to the enhancement of personal growth and the development of valuable leadership skills. Since its inception the Lake Geneva Jaycees have worked hard to help give back to our community. With the creation of the Jaycees Venetian Festival on Geneva Lake in 1962, the Lake Geneva Jaycee have been able to raise funds to provide for a variety of community related projects and programs designed to help our neighbors and residents! For a complete list of the many donations your local Lake Geneva Jaycees make throughout the year please visit http://www.lakegenevajaycees.org. The Lake Geneva Food Pantry, at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 715 Wisconsin St., is experiencing unprecedented demand, said director Jean Benedict. The food pantry serves between 600-700 local residents per month. Families in need that participate in the pantry’s program can come once a month for groceries. The Lake Geneva Food Pantry is open from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The Walworth County Resource Center Food Pantry, N3252 Hwy H Lake Geneva WI. The food pantry serves between 600-700 local residents per month. Families in need that participate in the pantry’s program can come once a month for groceries. The WC Resource Center Food Pantry is open from 1 pm 5 pm Wednesdays, and 10 am to 2 pm Saturdays. Lake Geneva Jaycees Club was founded in 1962. We are the young persons group of choice in the Geneva Lakes area!! The Lake Geneva Jaycees are a constructive action organization of young persons who devote a portion of their time to community service in the public interest developing young persons as leaders in their communities.
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