by Karen Briscoe
January 10, 2019
Join Community Charity Champions to Support Country Day School on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Come to dinner from 5 to 8 pm at Pulcinella Italian Host in McLean and know that approximately 70% of the proceeds from food and drink will go directly to Country Day School, as long as the diner brings the flyer. Click here to view and print the flyer.
The Country Day School is dedicated to the education of young children ranging in age from 2 to 6, in a warm and safe environment where they are encouraged to explore, discover, ask questions, and develop a love of learning. Country Day School is a very special place where nature and nurture come together to offer the very best in early childhood education.
“We are so grateful to HBC Group’s Community Charity Champions, and Pulcinella Italian Host restaurant for providing us this opportunity to bring our families together in such a warm and family friendly environment to share a fabulous meal amongst friends, and help us raise funds for our ‘grounds around us’ initiative.”
Sponsors of the event are: Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy with the HBC Group of Keller Williams Realty, Marcus Simon with EKKO Title, Kevin Dougherty of Pillar to Post, Kathy and Justin Neal of SunTrust, Jim Harris of BOWA, The McLean Chamber of Commerce, and Moe Gariani with Pulcinella Italian Host.
About Country Day School
Country Day School was founded in 1964 by Dorothy B. McCormick. It sits on over four picturesque acres in historic Langley Fork and consists of nine playgrounds, a butterfly garden, nature trail, two education buildings a nature room, STEAM lab, library and heated swimming pool. The foundation of the educational program at Country Day School is an early childhood developmentally play based curriculum. Country Day School is accredited by the National Association of Educators of Young Children (NAEYC), as well as certified as a Schoolyard Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation.
About HBC Community Charity Champions
To date, Community Charity Champions has raised over $87,000 for the local non-profits and organizations. The HBC Group of Keller Williams Realty launched Community Charity Champions in 2012 as a venue to fundraise for local nonprofits. As good corporate citizens Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy were searching for a means to support charities in the community. The event Is held on Tuesday evenings at Pulcinella Itailian Host in McLean where a portion of the diner(s) is contributed to the charity of the month. Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy were honored with the Corporate Social Responsibility award in 2012 by the Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce for the work HBCs Community Charity Champions has done and continues to do for nonprofits in the area.