Make a Difference Day - 2009

527 associates participated in our second Make a Difference Day on Tuesday, July 21st, 2009!

Thanks to all who participated and also to those who stayed behind to keep MSG running. We really did make a difference!

Following is a summary by location of the charitable activities, community service and environmental initiatives in which Maurice associates participated.

CORPORATE

2009 Maurice Sporting Goods Corporate Group Photo (Northbrook)

Greater Chicago Food Depository (broke previous re-packing record held by Kraft employees!)

Painted for Glenkirk (Provides quality programs for those with developmental disabilities)

Cleaned the shoreline of the Des Plaines River at River Trails Nature Center

Alliance for the Great Lakes (collected/logged litter and did water testing at the Illinois State Beach - South Park Beach on Lake Michigan)

WINGS (Women In Need Growing Stronger: Ending Domestic Violence and Homelessness One Family at a Time)

CENTRAL WAREHOUSE

Glenkirk (Provides quality programs for those with developmental disabilities)

SOUTH (Atlanta)

Fishing with YMCA children at the Cubihatcha Nature Center. Partnered with the Henry County Water Authority.

WEST (Reno)

Cleaned the Truckee Riverbanks. Partnered with Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful.

NORTH (Mississauga)

Cleaned up Powerade Central Park

BENTONVILLE

Painted at the Cancer Support Home

DANIELSON (Seattle)

Clean-up at Auburn Senior Center

DENVER

Food Bank of the Rockies

MIAMI

Hollywood Beach Clean-up

SOUTH SIOUX

Grounds work at Crystal Cove Lake

TERRITORY MANAGERS & DISTRICT MANAGERS

Meals on Wheels

Blood Donation

Hooked on Fishing

Brannon State Recreation Area

Care Packages to Sailors

Polinski Center for Children

West Salish Pond Clean-up

Boise Fishing Ponds

Blydenburgh Country Park Clean-up