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2nd Annual Cornhole Tournament
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Party in the Park

Posted by on Mar 16, 2016 in Recent Events, Social | Comments Off on Party in the Park

Party in the Park

Thank you to the Ambassadors, friends, family, and furry ones who came out for our picnic in beautiful Presidio Park! We enjoyed a competitive game of bocce ball, a friendly corn hole tournament, and even tried out the slack line. We’re thinking this needs to be a monthly event! Party in the Park Saturday, April 16th 12 – 3 p.m. Presidio Park     Additional info: We’ll be set up at the top of the hill at the intersection of Presidio Drive and Cosoy Way. It is labeled “The Arbor” on the park map. Parking is available along Cosoy Way, in the adjacent neighborhood, or in the parking lot at the bottom of the hill. We’ll have blue pop-up tents and the SPARK banner displayed so it will be easy to find us. Dogs are allowed. Alcohol is allowed, but no glass containers please. There are bathrooms close by.   Get directions here:...

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March Ambassador Meeting

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Meetings, Recent Events | Comments Off on March Ambassador Meeting

March Ambassador Meeting

Ambassadors, Please join us on Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 for our monthly Ambassador meeting. Wear something GREEN to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!   Directions to BGCGSD Clairemont Resource & Training Center: 4635 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA...

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February Meeting & Guest Speaker

Posted by on Nov 20, 2015 in Meetings, Recent Events | Comments Off on February Meeting & Guest Speaker

February Meeting & Guest Speaker

Ambassadors, Please join us today, Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 for our Ambassador meeting. We will also have a special guest!     Directions to BGCGSD Clairemont Resource & Training Center: 4635 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA...

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5th Annual SPARK Holiday Toy Drive

Posted by on Nov 10, 2015 in Recent Events, Service, Social | Comments Off on 5th Annual SPARK Holiday Toy Drive

5th Annual SPARK Holiday Toy Drive

  Join us this December for our 5th Annual SPARK Holiday Toy Drive, benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. Happy Hour Details Thursday, December 3rd 6-9 p.m. Mission Brewery 1441 L Street, San Diego Don’t forget to wear your ugliest Christmas sweater or holiday attire!  Cover: $20 or one unwrapped gift (value $15+) Ugly Sweater Party Free beer tastings courtesy of Gogobot! Special dessert courtesy of PB Bakery! Ice breaker games with prizes Food Trucks Craft Beer Opportunity Drawings with Great Prizes! Gift Wrapping Station How to Donate: Please bring a new, unwrapped toy or game for a child 14-years or younger Donate online at DonateSDYouth.org (mention SPARK in the donation form) Gather gift donations for our opportunity drawings Previous donations have included gift cards, Padres/Aztecs/Chargers tickets, alcohol gift sets, game boards, gift baskets, etc. If you have donations for our drawing, please email Nicole. Click the flyer to print & share:   Get directions:...

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SPARK Service Event: Thanksgiving Gift Baskets

Posted by on Nov 9, 2015 in Recent Events, Service | Comments Off on SPARK Service Event: Thanksgiving Gift Baskets

SPARK Service Event: Thanksgiving Gift Baskets

Help us assemble Thanksgiving gift baskets! SPARK Ambassadors, help us assemble dinner baskets for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday! Each volunteer is asked to bring needed food items from our list. Click the link below to register for this event! Where: BGCGSD Clairemont Resource & Training Center 4635 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92117 When: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 from 6 p.m.     Get directions to the...

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2nd Annual Cornhole Tournament Was a Huge Success!

Posted by on Nov 4, 2015 in Recent Events, Social | Comments Off on 2nd Annual Cornhole Tournament Was a Huge Success!

2nd Annual Cornhole Tournament Was a Huge Success!

Thank you to all the costumed characters who joined us on Halloween morning for SPARK’s 2nd Annual US Bank Bayside Toss for Kids Cornhole Tournament! 48 teams showed up to play in beautiful Ruocco Park.   Winning Team Congratulations to Cool Runnings who took secured the championship after 7 grueling rounds of cornhole! They took home Aztec tickets, gift cards, Stone beer, a Championship Cornhole Set, and yearlong bragging rights. Thank you again to our sponsors: Title Sponsor: U.S. Bank Presenting Sponsor: GenVest Planning Beer Sponsor: Stone Brewing Apparel Sponsor: J!nx Can’t wait to see you next year! For more pictures, visit the SPARK Facebook...

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Halloween Pumpkin Decorating

Posted by on Oct 6, 2015 in Recent Events, Service | Comments Off on Halloween Pumpkin Decorating

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating

A dozen of our SPARK Ambassadors joined us on October 21st at the Clairemont branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs for a Pumpkin Decorating Contest! More than 85 kids attended, from 5-13 years old. The younger kids got crazy with stickers… …while the older kids tested their carving skills. Check out some more of their handiwork!...

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October Ambassador Meeting

Posted by on Oct 5, 2015 in Meetings, Recent Events | Comments Off on October Ambassador Meeting

October Ambassador Meeting

Our October Ambassador Meeting will be held immediately following the Halloween Pumpkin Decorating party! Meeting is open to current SPARK Ambassadors and others interested in joining our group. Click here for directions. To sign up for Pumpkin Decorating from 4-6 p.m., click...

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US Bank Bayside Toss for Kids Cornhole Tournament

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in Recent Events, Social | Comments Off on US Bank Bayside Toss for Kids Cornhole Tournament

US Bank Bayside Toss for Kids Cornhole Tournament

Join SPARK for the 2nd Annual US Bank Bayside Toss for Kids Cornhole Tournament on HALLOWEEN! Help us change the lives of more than 22,000 local youth this year!   Register Your Team Cost: $60 per 2-person team Registration cost includes tournament play, 2 all-you-can-eat food tickets, and 2 drink tickets.. Tournament Format We will use World Cup Group Play Brackets. Each team will be guaranteed a minimum of three 3 games. Tournament play begins promptly at 11 a.m. Prizes Winning team will receive a trophy, 8 Aztec Club Level tickets, a Championship Cornhole Set, and yearlong bragging rights. Runner up will win 4 Aztec Club Level tickets and more… Event Details We will have pizza, beer, snacks, and water, but you’re welcome to BYOB/BYOF as well! (Note: Glass bottles are not permitted.) Date & Time: Saturday, October 31 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Location: Ruocco Park 585 Harbor Ln San Diego, CA 92101 Spectator Tickets Enjoy the event as a spectator for only $15! Includes access to the Games Play Area, 1 food ticket, and 2 drink tickets. If we have additional space, walk-up team registration will also take place, beginning at 10 a.m. Lawn Games Play Area Stink at Cornhole? Try your hand at tons of other fun lawn games! Costume Contest Come in your favorite Halloween costume and win big! Corporate Partnerships Thank you to our current sponsors: Title Sponsor: U.S. Bank Presenting Sponsor: GenVest Planning Beer Sponsor: Stone Brewing Apparel Sponsor: J!nx We are still looking for a few corporate sponsors. Rates start as low as $300! Please contact BGCSpark@gmail.com for more information! All proceeds will fund SPARK activities and giving throughout the holiday season, including Halloween pumpkin carving and the Thanksgiving food basket drive for families served by the local Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San...

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Ambassador Meeting: August 20, 2015

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Meetings, Recent Events | Comments Off on Ambassador Meeting: August 20, 2015

Ambassador Meeting: August 20, 2015

Please join us for our August Ambassador meeting. Meeting is open to current SPARK Ambassadors and others interested in joining our group. Click here for...

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