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Takiff Center 999 Green Bay Rd
United States

Penny Wars

Glencoe students are challenged to prove who has the most school spirit while raising funds for the New Trier Township Food Pantry! The event will take place over two weekends–Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17 and again Saturday, May 23 and Sunday May 24 from 12-4 PM.


How does it work? Each school–Takiff (ELC, CC, GJK), South, West, and Central–has their own labelled bucket outside of the Takiff Center's West Entrance (north of the Preschool Entrance.)


Stop by Takiff and drop off your change! GAIN points for your school by adding pennies and bills to your school bucket. LOWER other school’s totals by adding silver coins to their buckets.

All pennies and bills ADD to a school's total:

·        Pennies +1 point

·        $1 +100 points

·        $5 +500 points

·        $10 +1000 points

·        $20 +2000 points


All silver coins SUBTRACT from another school's total:

·        Nickels -5 points

·        Dimes -10 points

·        Quarters -25 points

Event Start Date: 5/16/2020 12:00 PM

Event End Date: 5/16/2020 4:00 PM

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