Tuesday, April 2, 2013
PTO members thank donors in the latest fund raising event for the Lowell Elementary School.
To all of our auction participants, donors and attendees: Thank you for your generous donation used in our 7 Wishes for $7000 campaign for the J.R. Lowell Elementary School. We are amazed and honored at the outpouring of donations given to us by many businesses, and the excitement and enthusiasm from our bidders. Our online auction and live event was a huge success, with over $11,600 raised! The online auction had over 30,000 page views, 115 participants, and 730 bids. We are now able to fulfill our 7 wishes of: In addition, we are in the process of determining additional wishes to be fulfilled. We plan on spending every penny! We could not have had this success without the support from many businesses in the Watertown community. In …
Friday, January 4, 2013
The school started collecting books to add to libraries in the school's classrooms.
[Updated Jan. 7, 2013 at 7:55 a.m.] Lowell School's PTO kicked off a book drive on Thursday, but before it even officially got going the school already had a health set of donations. The books collected will go to enhance the classroom libraries at Lowell, according to the Lowell School PTO's Facebook page. The response so far has been strong. "The Lowell School Book Drive hasn't even officially started and we already have about 600 books. Books can be dropped off at the school starting January 3rd, and a box will be setup right at the Main Entrance to drop your books in. Help us to RESTOCK our classroom libraries by RECYCLING your children's books," said a message on the Lowell PTO Facebook page. The books drive seeks gently used books …
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
The Watertown school's PTO has teamed up with the Toy Shop of Belmont.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
The following was sent out by the Lowell School PTO: The Lowell School PTO has teamed up with our friends from The Toy Shop of Belmont to offer parents another summer incentive. Shop The Toy Shop of Belmont on either July 23 or July 24 and 10 pecent of your purchase will go back to our school for more great programs for our children this upcoming school year. As an added bonus everyone that shops in these two days will be entered into a raffle with a chance to win a $50 Gift Card to The Toy Shop of Belmont. It is simple. Just fill out the form below and bring it to The Toy Shop of Belmont on either day. They will attach the coupon to their store receipt, keep track of our sales and then will raffle the gift card with the names given. It …
Monday, February 13, 2012
The fundraiser - sponsored by Belmont Savings - includes an online auction, and an event at Donohue's Bar and Grill on March 9.
The J.R. Lowell Elementary School PTO of Watertown, MA is pleased to announce the start of its “6 Wishes for $6,000” campaign. Sponsored by Belmont Savings Bank, the fundraiser begins today, February 13, 2012 with the launch of the online silent auction http://www.32auctions.com/organizations/2546/auctions/2804 and culminates on Friday March 9, 2012 at Donohue’s Bar & Grill Function Room (located on Bigelow Avenue) with the adult Watertown community. All are welcome to attend. The Lowell Elementary School’s 6 Wishes include: The silent auction allows visitors to place bids on items of interest directly on the web site until March 7 (no credit card required). Final live bidding on items will occur at the fundraiser event on March 9. The …