McDonald's ladies club
Fox Valley Orthopedic
First State Bank
Batavia Mothers' Club
Dan and Christina Marotta
What we have done TOGETHER:
Together Zano’s Salon and Spa and our community collected 100 prom dresses giving us a supply of 200 .We gave out 30 prom dresses to girls in Batavia and surrounding towns, and gave 25 short dresses to RMS for the 8th grade dinner dance. Next year, the prom drive will be held at the Batavia Public Library.
Helped with tuxedo for 1 BHS student
Helped 3 students with gas cards to get home from after school activities.
ROTOLO MIDDLE SCHOOL:
CHIP IN purchased 8th grade dinner dance clothes including shirts, ties, and belts as requested by RMS Counselors.
We paid for end of the year RMS field trips for 9 students.
We helped several families with clothes, food, over the counter medicines, and Pace bus passes.
CHIP IN paid for busing for 3 students for 1/2 the year, so the mom could leave home on time for work.
We are helping to find instruments for 4th graders who want to be part of the music program in 5th grade- Looking for 2 bases, 2 flutes, a violin, trombone and viola. We have a cello and clarinet donated so far.
Gas and Aldi cards to many families- some very, very
Bikes were provided to students to get to summer jobs; over 28 bikes were ready for students/parents for the Bikes For Batavia giveaway day on May 28th
Working on buying 3-wheeled bike for a student with Downs Syndrome
CHIP IN is paying for summer camp for students who live at Batavia Apartments lead by teacher Greg Fink - camp will be at HWS and at Batavia Apartments and the van will be used to drive students
CHIP IN is funding summer camps for several students; also, quarry passes; boy scouts, dance classes, and football camps
REHOME CENTER PARTNERSHIP:
ReHome provided a clothes washer and dryer for a Batavia family, and a local service group, HELP, installed it at no charge.
Three families were able to receive all the comforts of home thanks to ReHome Center.They delivered furniture, including bedding, beds, dressers, headboard, toddler beds, kitchen tables and chairs, and more. And they always offer extras....pictures for the walls, toys for chidren...they are wonderful.
OTHER SUCCESSES AND NEWS!
CHIP IN is part of a group in Batavia working to find solutions to PREVENT homelessness. Group includes members from many local churches, Lazarus House, Batavia Food Pantry, Clothes Closet, BPS101, Batavia Township, and Batavia Apartments
We bought 12 Chromebooks for RMS and HWS paraprofessionals to use to help their low income students.
CHIP IN connected a kind community member who had a car to donate, with one of our hardworking single moms in need of a car to get to work.
Cadence Health donated 45 bike helmets to students in need. They donated booster seats for the van purchased by CHIP IN, BFEE and many other churches and group. And they are doing bike safety classes at Batavia Apartments this summer.