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Windsor – Union Square DREAM Monthly Snapshot February 2014 Program Happenings and Highlights • DREAM teens gathered at Bolton Valley for an exciting afternoon of cross-country skiing for WAC (Winter Adventure Camp) at the beginning of the month. The group of 40 teens and mentors played sharks and minnows, learned how to fall and stand up on their skis, and everyone shared a great day at the mountain! • Dartmouth DREAM’s Local Programs collaborated to host a very successful fundraiser they called the ‘Experience Auction,’ selling things like an afternoon of skating lessons, gift cards to local restaurants, and candy tasting with a co-chair! All together they raised over $700 dollars! Participants Mentees

Mentors

Total: 24 • Females: 18 • Males: 6

Total: 24 • Females: 18 • Males: 6

Weekly Programming with Children • Windsor-Union Square held three Fridays this month, missing one afternoon because of a snowstorm. • Activities included cookie baking and decorating with the other Local Programs as well as some one-on-ones at the student center on campus playing pool and board games. Thank you for your ongoing support of DREAM. If you would like additional or more detailed information, please contact me by email or by phone. DREAM big, Kate Cahalane Program Empowerment VISTA kcahalane@dreamprogram.org 802.338.8936

Office: 30 Community Drive, South Burlington, VT | Mail: P.O. Box 361, Winooski, VT 05404 │ (802) 338-8979 | info@dreamprogram.org

The DREAM Program, Windsor-Union Sq, February, 2014