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Back to School Bash

August 20th, 2017 No comments

You are invited to the Rosedale Church of the Nazarene’s Back to School Bash on Aug. 20th.   Join them at 10:45AM for their Youth Service, followed by a free lunch, games, and a Concert by Phredd!  Kids 5 to 12 years old receive a free backpack (registration required).

To register for a free backpack: 717-939-3740 or https://www.facebook.com/events/802736949894172/?acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22[%7B%5C%22surface%5C%22%3A%5C%22unknown%5C%22%2C%5C%22mechanism%5C%22%3A%5C%22hovercard%5C%22%2C%5C%22extra_data%5C%22%3A[]%7D]%22%7D

 

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Christmas in July Backpack Drive

July 10th, 2017 No comments

Strawberry Square and Harristown Enterprises are partnering to host The Salvation Army Harrisburg Capital City Region’s “Fill-A-Backpack” event from Monday, July 10th through Friday, July 14, 2017. Visit The Salvation Army table in the Atrium of Strawberry Square between 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. for the opportunity to purchase basic school supplies to fill backpacks donated by Harristown. Monetary donations will be used to purchase basic school supplies such as pencils, rulers, highlighters, pencil cases, 3-ring binders, markers, notebooks, etc., to fill a backpack with supplies. Donations will also be accepted for donors wishing to supply an entire backpack.

For additional information, please contact Cindy Minnich at 717-233-6755 ext. 119 or cindy.minnich@use.salvationarmy.org.

www.salvationarmyharrisburg.org

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LBC to Host Summer Information Session for Adult Learners

June 30th, 2017 No comments

Lancaster Bible College is set to host an information session for prospective students interested in earning an accelerated undergraduate degree. The event will take place Thursday, July 20 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the college.

Attendees will learn about LBC’s online and on campus programs available through the college’s accelerated program. The evening will highlight the college’s newest degree, criminal justice, and attendees will have the chance to earn a scholarship to LBC. Other available areas of study include business administration and biblical studies, along with minors across a wide variety of disciplines.  www.lbc.edu/infosession

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BackPack To School Contest 2015

August 19th, 2015 No comments
It’s officially BackPack to School season–the time of the year when we gather the many supplies that our kids need to start the school year!  We know that those expenses add up quickly.  That’s why WJTL is inviting you to nominate a family that could use some help this year.  Winners of our BackPack to School Contest will receive a brand new backpack filled with school supplies–AND–$200 to finish up their back-to-school shopping!
Our 6 winners will be announced each Monday, Wednesday & Friday on the Get up and Go Show August 10th through August 21st, 2015.
WJTL’s BackPack to School Contest is underwritten by:  1-800-GOT-JUNK, celebrating 25 years of full-service junk removal for your home or business including offices, retail locations, construction sites, and more.  1-800-GOT-JUNK.com and on Facebook.

HOW TO ENTER:

Email BackPack@WJTL.com and tell us your name and address.  Also include the name, kids’ ages or grades, city and phone number or email address of the family you would like to nominate for our contest.  Entries must be received by Noon on Wednesday, August 19, 2015.

We’ll choose 6 winners randomly and announce them on the Get Up & Go Show. (Winners will be contacted before their name is mentioned on the radio.)  Each winner will receive a backpack with some school supplies and $200 to help with Back To School expenses.

RULES, ETC.:

*Yes, you may nominate your own family!

*ONLY ONE ENTRY PER HOUSEHOLD.  Please make sure your email contains all required information before sending.

*If you won a backpack in this contest in the past, you are not eligible to win again.

*Comments left on this blog DO NOT count as entries into this contest!

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BackPack To School Contest 2014

August 18th, 2014 7 comments

It’s officially BackPack to School season–the time of the year when we gather the many supplies that our kids need to start the school year!  We know that those expenses add up quickly.  That’s why WJTL is inviting you to nominate a family that could use some help this year.  Winners of our BackPack to School Contest will receive a brand new backpack filled with school supplies–AND–$200 to finish up their back-to-school shopping!
Our 6 winners will be announced each Monday, Wednesday & Friday on the Get up and Go Show August 11th through August 22nd, 2014.
WJTL’s BackPack to School Contest is underwritten by:  1-800-GOT-JUNK, celebrating 25 years of full-service junk removal for your home or business including offices, retail locations, construction sites, and more.  1-800-GOT-JUNK.com and on Facebook.

HOW TO ENTER:

Email BackPack@WJTL.com and tell us your name and address.  Also include the name, kids’ ages or grades, city and phone number or email address of the family you would like to nominate for our contest.  Entries must be received by Noon on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

We’ll choose 6 winners randomly and announce them on the Get Up & Go Show. (Winners will be contacted before their name is mentioned on the radio.)  Each winner will receive a backpack with some school supplies and $200 to help with Back To School expenses.

RULES, ETC.:

*Yes, you may nominate your own family!

*ONLY ONE ENTRY PER HOUSEHOLD.  Please make sure your email contains all required information before sending.

*If you won a backpack in this contest in the past, you are not eligible to win again.

*Comments left on this blog DO NOT count as entries into this contest!

 

Backpack To School Contest

August 23rd, 2013 12 comments

Back To School Time is right around the corner!  Over the next few weeks, families all over the listening area will be heading out on Back To School shopping trips.  We encourage you to nominate a family that you know who could use some help with those expenses this year.  It’s WJTL’s “Backpack To School” contest, underwritten by 1-800-GOT-JUNK!  They offer full-service junk removal for your home or business.

HOW TO ENTER:

Email SchoolContest@WJTL.com and tell us your name and address.  Also include the name, kids’ ages or grades, city and phone number or email address of the family you would like to nominate for our contest.  Entries must be received by Noon on Wednesday, August 28, 2013.

We’ll choose winners randomly and announce them Fridays on the Get Up & Go Show throughout the month of August.  (Winners will be contacted before their name is mentioned on the radio.)  Each winner will receive a backpack with some school supplies and a $200 Visa giftcard to help with Back To School expenses.

NOTES AND RULES:

*You may nominate your own family.

*ONLY ONE ENTRY PER HOUSEHOLD!!!  Make sure your email contains all required information before sending it!

*Comments left on this blog DO NOT count as entries into this contest!