Team Parkettes' fundraising campaign for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society has kicked off! Visit HERE to make an online donation. Also, if your team is competing at The Parkettes Invitational this weekend be sure to look out for a specially designed GK Leotard on sale. 100% of the proceeds from this limited edition leotard go straight to our campaign to fight blood cancers!
Parkette Alumni, Families of Alumni, Former Coaches, Current Staff, Current Gymnasts, Current Families, Board Members & Former Board Members! We are now planning our 50th Parkette Reunion & are in the process of updating our Parkette database. We have created a new email address for you to send us your information! Please send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Name (Maidan & Married name)
2. E-mail address
3. Home address
4. Cell Phone Number
5. How are you affiliated with Parkettes
6. What years you were affiliated with Parkettes
The event will be at DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, P 18034. Please share & forward to former friends & teammates!! CLICK HERE for the flyer.
We want to say congratulations to Amelia, Meredith & Alex on their nomination for Students of the Year. Students of the Year is a 7-week fundraising competition benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The students who raise the most funds, in 7-weeks, will be named Students of the Year and will win a scholarship to the college or university of his/her choice. Join us in congratulation and wishing these girls the best of luck! This will start in January 2017, PLEASE look out for fundraisers. If you would like to make a donation to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society please contact the Parkette office at 610.433.0011.
In the Spotlight- Jason Kushy - July 2016
Jason Kushy on our boys team built these walls in the gym for his Eagle Scout project. Over 70% of the materials were donated for this project that took 219 hours! Thank you to Jason, volunteers and Tom Hartz contracting for making this possible! Jason is now one of the 4% of boys who have made it to the Eagle ranking!
In the Spotlight- Bailey - May 2016
15 year old Bailey is from Mercy School for Special Learning. She participates in the work experience program and helps out in the Parkette office once a week. Bailey has been able to help with a variety of tasks this year.
Thank you Bailey for always coming in with a beautiful smile!
Simone Williams and Amanda Reiss of the Lehigh Valley @ Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles
So proud of Simone Williams and Amanda Reiss! Simone received 5 medals including 1st place in Uneven Bars and Female All Around. Amanda received 6 medals including 1st place in Gymnastics Group Ball and Rhythmic Hoop.
In the Spotlight- Volunteer D'Angelo - March 2015
D'Angelo attends Mercy Special Learning Center (room 5). His job coach through the Work Experience Program at Mercy accompanies him to his "Parkette job" every week where he helps us out with office task. We LOVE having D'Angelo help us out every week and look forward to his infectious smile and personality!