Category: Community

Santa’s coming to town!

The Express Clydesdales are coming to Sanford on December 1st and 2nd  and will appear in the Sanford Christmas Parade said Joe Clancy, Express franchisee.  We are pleased to have been asked by the Central Carolina Jaycees to have Santa Claus

Posted in Community, Parade

Community Yard Sale

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Jaycee Community Yard Sale on May 24 at the Jaycee Hut. And thank you to Jaycee Amber Dunigan who organized the event. Outside and inside spaces were available, but were are on

Posted in Community, Fundraisers

Community Easter Egg Hunt!

Thank you to everyone who attended our free Community Easter Egg Hunt, which featured hunts for children ages 0-10 and individuals with special needs, crafts, games, vendors, Easter basket raffles and much more. And a BIG thank you to Gina and Erin who

Posted in Community, Easter, Event, Family

Gingerbread House Building 2013

Since 2008, the Central Carolina Jaycees have been carrying on the tradition of gingerbread house building. The homemade pieces are made with love each year. Each house includes of prebaked pieces and candy. Everything is provided that you will need

Posted in Community, Event, Family, Gingerbread

Local Leaders Earn Top Honors At State Banquet

The North Carolina Jaycees recognized the extraordinary service of two local volunteers at the annual Distinguished Service Awards banquet held at the NC Jaycee Burn Center at UNC. Patrick Kelly was named Most Outstanding Young North Carolinian and David Spivey

Posted in Awards, Community, Media Releases

Adventure Movies In The Park

Note: Due to inclement weather, Brave will be shown on Friday, May 24 and Tangled will be shown on Friday, May 31.  The trees and flowers are budding, temps are swinging between high-70s and low-30s, and everyone’s gearing up for

Posted in Community, Event, Family, Media Releases

Treats for Troops

The Central Carolina Jaycees are proud to participate in the Girl Scouts of the USA’s Operation Cookie Drop for another year. Operation Cookie Drop allows people to buy boxes of cookies for our deployed and returning military men and women.

Posted in Community, Fundraisers

The Unusual Suspects: Give A Little, Laugh A lot

The Central Carolina Jaycees are delighted to announce our first ever live comedy show coming this November! This 90-minute show offers a mix of improv, stand-up, quick whitted humor and musical comedy. Laugh For A Great Cause The Unusual Suspects Comedy Tour

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Here comes Peter Cottontail!

Cadbury eggs in the grocery checkout line, aisles full of pastels, artificial grass and baskets in neon colors can only mean one thing: Easter is right around the corner! The best part of Easter? Egg hunts, of course! The Central

Posted in Community, Event, Service, Youth

Happy 4th of July!

We can’t miss a chance to celebrate our nation’s independence. So it’s no surprise that we were at the local Family 4th Festival in Depot Park on Saturday, July 3 doing what we do best — arts & crafts! We

Posted in 4th, Community, Festivals, Service