AAF-CC Teams Up with the Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand!

AAF-CC Teams Up with the Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand!

Myrtle Beach, SC - AAF-Coastal Carolinas endorses public interests on behalf of community betterment by assisting local and regional non-profit organizations with fundraising. This year AAF-CC is proud to have teamed up with The Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand during their silent auction in March as well as hosting an online auction in May, raising a total of $4,747.88.

AAF-Coastal Carolinas has teamed up with the Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand for the 3rd annual spring online auction, raising $2,492.88 for both organizations. Additionally, AAF-CC joined the Boys & Girls Club in a silent auction on March 29th at Kono Asian Grill by donating a variety of items, which raised $2,255.00 for both organizations. The Boys & Girls Club will use the funds to help less fortunate kids in the community with scholarship assistance and allowing them to attend their after school program, day camp, and other programs regardless of their economic or family situations. AAF-CC will use the funds as revenue to support our annual non-profit marketing campaign award, student outreach programs, and industry academic programs.

Items sold included spa packages, advertising space, family portraits, Myrtle Beach dining and entertainment, movie passes, art works, golf packages, among others. The online auction began on May 14th and ended on May 25th. AAF-CC has raised funds for A Father's Place, Autism, and other charities in the past.

Since its beginnings in 1998, the Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand has been in the forefront of youth development efforts in the greater Myrtle Beach area, working with young people from disadvantaged economic, social and family circumstances. Their mission is to inspire and enable girls and boys 5 to 18 years of age to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. For more information, visit the organization's website at www.bgclubgs.org or call 843-445-9964.

AAF-CC is a non-profit organization comprised of advertising, marketing and public relations professionals. An affiliate of the American Advertising Federation, a national organization that promotes excellence in advertising, AAF-CC meets regularly to connect, create and inspire professionals involved in advertising, marketing, public relations and related fields by holding workshops and programs relevant to those interested. Additionally, AAF-CC reaches out to future advertising & marketing leaders through internships, shadowing and mentoring programs, scholarships, host portfolio reviews and connect students with professional opportunities. To learn more, visit our website at www.aafcoastalcarolinas.org.

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Barbara Astrini

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