Tag: Bloomington United for Youth

Melissa Riebel honored for helping Kennedy students with JFK Pantry

| February 7, 2013 | 2 Comments

Bloomington United for Youth recognized Melissa Riebel for starting and coordinating the JFK Pantry, a confidential student resource center, at the annual Bloomington United for Youth (BUY) Volunteer Recognition Event. Riebel was awarded the Bloomington United for Youth Individual award at Bloomington Civic Plaza on Tuesday, February 5th, 2013. The JFK Pantry was started in [...]

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Bloomington United for Youth seeks nominations by January 25th

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bloomington United for Youth seeks nominations for its annual BUY Volunteer Recognition Event on Tuesday, February 5th to honor youth, adults, and community groups that make a positive difference through volunteerism. Nomination forms are due Friday, Janauary 25th and are available on the BUY website. Awards are given in the areas of Individual Youth Recognition, Youth [...]

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Website freebie: The Nerdery Overnight Website Challenge is accepting applications from nonprofits

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
Website freebie: The Nerdery Overnight Website Challenge is accepting applications from nonprofits

The Nerdery Overnight Website Challenge is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations and teams of website professionals for its 2013 challenge. The Overnight Website Challenge pairs teams of website designers willing to donate their professional experience with nonprofit organizations demonstrating a need for improved interactive online capabilities. Together, the team and nonprofit organization create a new [...]

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Bloomington United for Youth Recognized Volunteers Making Outstanding Contributions

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments
Bloomington United for Youth Recognized Volunteers Making Outstanding Contributions

The 3rd Annual Bloomington United for Youth (BUY) Volunteer Recognition Event was held at the Bloomington Civic Plaza on February 7, 2012 to honor an adult, student, organization and group who have made outstanding contributions to the community that support BUY’s mission. BUY’s mission is to engage the entire community in the positive development of [...]

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Oasis for Youth Receives $800 Donation from Box City Vigil

| July 29, 2011 | 1 Comment
Oasis for Youth Receives $800 Donation from Box City Vigil

At the Bloomington United for Youth July 26, 2011 meeting, students from Box City Vigil donated $800 to Oasis for Youth.  The donation came from the 2011 Box City Vigil fundraiser held on the Capital lawn last spring.  It was the largest amount of money raised by the high school student led organization. Oasis for [...]

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BUY Honors Four Volunteers

| February 18, 2011 | 2 Comments
BUY Honors Four Volunteers

The 2nd Annual Bloomington United for Youth (BUY) Volunteer Recognition Event honored four recipients at the Bloomington Civic Plaza on February 17, 2011.  BUY encourages the positive development of youth.  The ceremony opened with brief comments from adult co-chair, Tom Ringdal, and youth co-chair, Rachel Berkowitz. Boy Scout Troop 374 from Nativity of Mary provided [...]

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