Tacony Residents- The Joseph C. McCloskey Charitable Fund will be offering (2) college scholarships in 2014. The recipients will receive $2000.00 paid directly the their college or university towards tuition. Requirements: 1. You must be a resident of Tacony 2. You must be enrolled in a college or university See the website for additional info: www.jcmcccftacony.org
The next general meeting is on May 14th- 7:00 pm at Holy Innocents St. Paul Church (Tyson & Torresdale). On the agenda-
Anderson Construction - regarding the construction being done on the corners around Tacony
Dr. Claudia Lyles from Planet Abacus
Tome Brannigan & Alexia Sotirchos from The Delaware River City Corp - regarding the riverfront
Hope to see you there.
We are holding a bake sale fundraiser on April 19th from 12:00 to 3:00 at the Tacony Library (Knorr & Torresdale). We need baked good donations and come out and purchase a dessert for Easter.
The Tacony Civic Assoc. is hosting a clean up at Keystone park on May 3rd.- Lets work together to clean up our park. Meet time 9:00 am at Longshore & Keystone. Tools provided.
The dates for the summer concert series have been announced, they are as follows-
Thursday 6/26/14 6:30 pm
Thursday 7/10/14 6:30 pm
Thursday 7/24/14 6:30 pm
Thursday 8/07/14 6:30 pm
Thursday 8/21/14 6:30 pm
Entertainment and locations to be announced.
The Polish Police Association of Philadelphia is holding a Chinese Auction at Disston Rec (4500 Disston Street) on April 12th from 1:00 to 2:00 for buyers and 2:00 to 4:00 for the auction. All new of almost new items- over 100 jewelry items, great hand bags, collectible beer steins, 15" monitor screen, Michael Jordon watch and much more. There will also be Cheer baskets, Easter baskets and door prizes. Come out for a good time for a good cause.
They are also looking for donations for the Chinese Auction. The Polish Police Assn. is a non-profit group. All proceeds go to the continuation of distributing food baskets to the needy, scholarship awards for college, banquet dinners to help raise funds. Your donation will be listed in their Souvenir Program book distributed at their Annual dinner. For donations call Barbara @
Also Their 39th Annual Founders Day Banquet is being held Saturday May 10th, 2014 from 6 pm to 12:00 midnight @ Kings Caterers II- 4010 New Falls Road Bristol PA.
Cocktail hour with hot and cold hors d'oeuvres
Surf and Turf Sit down dinner (Lobster & Filet)
6 hours Open bar
Grand Prize drawing $ 1000
2nd prize drawing $ 500
3rd prize drawing $ 300
PRICE $ 65.00 per person call Ed McCloskey 215-425-4783 for tickets