To the editor:
The Lake Placid Elementary School After School Program would like to thank the following businesses and families for their generous donations of time, vehicles, food, and/or supplies towards our 6th annual Touch-A-Truck fundraiser. These valuable donations helped raise money to pay for program costs, field trips, staff and supplies. The fundraiser was a big success, and we appreciate everyone who was a part of it. This was our best year yet! We will see you in May of 2015.
Our special thanks goes to: Lifenet, New York State Police Troop B, Graymont Saranac Lake Quarries, Central Garage, High Peaks Ford, HomEnergy Services, Holley Trolley, Lake Placid Fire Department, Lake Placid Highway Department, Lake Placid Police, Lake Placid Power House, Mary and Dean Dietrich, Lake Placid Ambulance Service, Lake Placid Water and Sewer, Lake Placid Central School, Lake Placid Kiwanis, Rotary Club of Lake Placid, Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company, UPS Store, Subway Lake Placid, Price Chopper of Lake Placid, town of North Elba, Hoffman Auto, Lake Placid Post Office, Wilmington Fire Department, Jim Cushman & Band, Dave Nicola, Sam's Club, Hannaford, Butch Martin, Paul and Judy Strack, Noelle Levitt, Shane Barry, Ron and Evan Brenner, Kirsten Lynch, Sam Jubin, Gretchen, Doug, Ellen and John Lansing, Dr. Rosenberger and the Dental Bus /AMC, Essex County Sheriff's Department, Kristen Boslet, Julie Ball, Rosemary and Bill Gole, Tammy Casey, Andrea Grout, Vince duBois, Lisa Seaman, Patti McConvey, Gwyn Bissonette, U.S. Army Recruiters office in Plattsburgh, U.S. Marines Recruiters Office in Plattsburgh, John Cerruti and the "strong men."
The Lake Placid Child Care Committee, which oversees Lake Placid Elementary School's After School Program, is a non-profit, state-licensed childcare program open to all students in grades K-5 in the Lake Placid School District. Our program offers a safe, creative and nurturing environment for who require after school care. We strive to help students be successful in school, at home, and in the community by offering various recreational and cultural activities to enrich personal interests, promote social, emotional and intellectual growth, while supporting overall health and well being.
Angela Levitt, secretary for the Lake Placid Child Care Committee Board of Directors; Kristen Boslet, program director; Judy Strack, president; Gretchen Lansing, vice president; Gwyn Bissonette, treasurer; and board members Kirsten Lynch, Julie Ball, Ron Brenner, Cammy Sheridan and Cailtin Wargo