March 5th, 2020- MRI welcomed the community into their doors to help celebrate the Spread the Word: Inclusion Campaign. Spread the Word: Inclusion is a national campaign started by the Special Olympics and Best Buddies that aims to create a new reality: inclusion for all people with developmental disabilities. Residence got to enjoy several activities, including BINGO, Karaoke, Arts and Crafts, Minute to win it games, and more.
March 1st, 2020- The Cub Scouts of Pack 9999 held its 4th annual Pinewood Derby. Scouts and their families, along with some special friends from the Salvation Army, all gathered at the Mound Chapel Church of God to race their Derby Cars. Scouts spent months creating and building their model cars, making sure they were competition ready. All of the proceeds of the event went towards supplies for Pack 9999 ‘s Cub Scout Camping Trip. Listen to the full podcast below with Pack 9999 Cub Master Jonathon Tish about this year’s Pinewood Derby.