We made the news! The Annie D. Jones Child Enrichment Fund 3K Walk was featured in a JoCo Report article published on May 20, 2017. Pictured in the article were three of Annie D. Jones' grandchildren; Robin Watson Jones, Jonathan Staley, and Kay McDuffie, Director of the Annie D. Jones Fund.
On April 29, 22 participates walked the trail on the grounds of the Smithfield Community Park in Smithfield, NC. $1,610.00 was raised to fund scholarships for disadvantaged children in the East Smithfield Community to attend summer camp and other recreational and cultural activities.
During the month of May, 2 scholarships were presented to attend 2 weeks of all day summer camp at Morgan's Gymnastics. Scholarships were also offered to 2 more children to attend Kidz @ Play summer camp, sponsored by Smithfield Parks and Recreation. A total of 10 scholarships for this camp were given. The Kidz@Play camp is held in Smith Collins Community Park, Monday-Thursday from 9;00 a.m. - 11;00 a.m.
Please check back for the June update to learn all the exciting things that happened at five summer camps and other recreational and cultural activities.
As always, thanks for your continued support!