Elmbrook Rotary Spikes for Tykes Volleyball Fundraiser set for June 4th
The Elmbrook Rotary Club will hold its annual Spikes for Tykes fundraiser on Saturday June 4th at Mitchell Park in Brookfield. The event starts in the morning at 9:00 am and runs through mid-afternoon.
Now in its 23rd year, amounts raised at Spikes have benefitted a variety of charitable causes including The Waukesha Women’s Center, The Sharon Lynne Wilson Center and Literacy Services of Wisconsin in addition to providing scholarships for Elmbrook students to name just a few. Since it began, Spikes for Tykes has risen over $420,000 and currently benefits over two dozen local and international organizations throughout the year. To learn more about the organizations that benefitted last year from funds raised, please click on the following link: http://www.elmbrookrotary.org/about_elmbrook/spikes_for_tykes_2011.html
Spikes for Tykes is a fun-filled day of volleyball games with play that’s strictly recreational and sponsored teams playing against each other that are mostly coed. Participants include employees and co-workers of sponsors, students from areas schools as well as friends and family members of Elmbrook Rotarians. Grilled food, snacks and beverages are available along with raffle prizes and everyone who plays gets Spikes for Tykes long sleeve T-shirt!
The Elmbrook Rotary Club (ERC) was founded over 27 years ago by 26 Brookfield and Elm Grove, Wisconsin, USA business leaders to promote fellowship as a foundation for community service, ethical ideals and the advancement of international understanding, goodwill and peace. Chartered May 27, 1983, the Elmbrook Rotary Club now has over 70 members and combines hands-on projects with fund raising to make a difference in the community, the region and the world. To learn more, please visit www.ElmbrookRotary.org