Junior Women’s Club of Wolcott Happenings!

Junior Women's Club

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Junior Women’s Club of Wolcott. We would like to thank everyone who supported our projects in November especially the “Vote Against Hunger” Collection on Election Day benefitting the Wolcott Food Pantry. A special thank you to all our Veterans’ and everyone who came out to honor them on 11/11 on the Town Green. We hope they enjoyed the sandwiches and desserts at the American Legion. Santa’s appearance at the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on November 26th was a delight to all of the children and the young at heart! Of course, the hot chocolate hit the spot as well!

Any family seeking our assistance this holiday season with gifts for Toys for Tots and Teens is asked to fill out an application and email it to [email protected]. The application was published in the November Community News and is also available on our web page for
downloading, www.juniorwomensclubofwolcott.org Deadline for applications is Dec 5th.
We are grateful to assist our Wolcott community throughout our 36 (yes 36) years supporting Toys for Tots & Teens. This is a rewarding project for our club and one that is made possible only by the generous toys and monetary donations we receive from residents, local businesses, and organizations.

There are 18 collection boxes located throughout Wolcott. Please visit our website for the locations. Donations of new, unwrapped toys are requested. We are supporting our Fuel Fund to help with the gift of heat to our Wolcott residents. If you need help with your heating needs this winter season, contact us via our email [email protected].

Attention 5th Grade Students of Wolcott. The Junior Women's Club of Wolcott, Inc. is
sponsoring a creative writing contest during the month of January 2024 at all three of our
Elementary schools. The theme is " What is Best about Wolcott?The length of the essay should be 100 words or more. Entries should be submitted to your teacher and the teacher will submit them to the office. Winners will receive a gift card from Barnes & Noble Bookstore. Essays will be published in a future issue of Wolcott Community News.

We want to thank the town of Wolcott for the support that you have given us since our
inception in 1966. We are a volunteer organization for the advancement and promotion of
education, public health; welfare, social, and civic interests, and the arts. This organization is a 501C non-profit, non-partisan, non-sectarian, and non-political group. We are dedicated to being a “volunteer” and helping our community. The Junior Women’s Club of Wolcott meets the 1st Wednesday of every month from September-June. Our meetings are open to all women over the age of 18, who are interested in doing volunteer work in our community. Please contact us via email [email protected] .