Hi All!

It is time to start accepting applications for the 2020-2023 Arc of Tippecanoe County Board of Directors. We are looking for professionals in the developmental disabilities community, family members and members to serve a three year term. Each Board member also participates in the Education or Direct Services Committee as well as participates in fundraising for the organization. The duties and expectations are outline in the attachment below. The application is also attached.

Contact Milissa O’Hern at 765-476-3277 or director@arcoftippecanoe.org for more information. You can also contact Sherry Vickrey, Board President at president@arcoftippecanoe.org

 

The Arc of Tippecanoe County Board Member Responsibilities and Expectations 2017

Board Application form 2020

The Arc is pleased to announce our annual All Arc Spaghetti Dinner and Game night. It will be at Bauer Community Center on Saturday, September 14th from 6 to 8 pm. We will have Kathy’s famous homemade Spaghetti and some great games. The cost is $5 per person for this event.

DOORS WILL OPEN AT 5:45 AND CLOSE PROMPTLY AT 6:15PM FOR SECURITY REASONS. YOU MUST RSVP FOR THIS EVENT BY SEPT 12 AT 5PM TO RSVP@ARCOFTIPPECANOE.ORGĀ 

Call or text Milissa for more information at 765-476-3277 or email at director@arcoftippecanoe.org

This event is open to all Arc Members, friends, family and staff.

SPAGHETTI DINNER 2019

It is time to sign up for Best Buddies!!! I know that you all are as excited as I am to get this program up and going. My phone has been burning up with calls! Last year we had 54 Buddy Matches but had a few Purdue students who did not get a Buddy. I am CHALLENGING you to help us match everyone this year. If you know someone 18 to 40 who would enjoy this program bring them along to our CALLOUT on Thursday, September 5th at the Downtown Library in the McCallister Room B from 4 to 5:30 pm to register. We will have computers available to help you register.

If you cannot attend the Call-Out you can register at www.bestbuddiesonline.org Remember to write down your User Name and password to you can use it again next year. If you forgot your user name and password- Like I did :)- Call or text me at 765-476-3277 or email me at director@arcoftippecanoe.org and we will figure it out.

I am so excited for another fabulous year of fun, friendship and community. Go Purdue Best Buddies!!!

Aktion Club- Tippy Arc’s Kiwanis Group in partnership with the Harrison Kiwanis- will be having their monthly meeting tomorrow at the Elmwood Church of Christ at 4:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend meetings and join this fun group. Please use the very back door when entering the church.

Aktion Club has a special project tomorrow. We will be making lanterns that the United Way will use in their 2019 Campaign Kickoff on August 29th. As you know, the United Way of Greater Lafayette is the largest funder of the Tippy Arc and makes our events that you enjoy possible. We can use a few extra hands for this project tomorrow.

Come learn about Aktion Club and help us support United Way in their campaign. Call or text Milissa at 765-476-3277 for more information.