• Madison Playground Fundraising

    Thanks to Our Sponsors!

    The Laczo/Webber/Chase Family

    Mountain Cub Sponsor - $2500
    Danada West Neighborhood

    Blue - $1,000
    Academy Highlands Neighborhood
    Anonymous Madison Family
    Anonymous Madison Family
    Tatro Family

    White Sponsor - $500
    Gone Away Court / Surrey Neighborhood
    Jet Restoration & Painting Inc.
    MCM International
    Russell and Susan Adkins Huck Bouma PC

    Corporate Sponsors
    Bauer Dentistry and Orthodontics
    Walmart (Grant)

    Thermometer

    Chilis

    Big news! We officially purchased our new playground to be installed in Summer 2019! You can see the image below of the new equipment. We are near the finish line and thanks to the generosity of our families and corporate partners, as of October 30, 2018 we are an amazing 87% to our goal, with nearly $65,000 already raised and the $10,000 demo and mulch cost being covered by District 200!

    We are still working to raise the remaining funds required for installation. Below is an outline of the project costs:

    Item Amount Responsible Party
    Playground Equipment $52,414 Madison PTA
    Installation Labor $11,248 TBD
    Installation Direct Costs $11,060 Madison PTA
    New Mulch $5,148 CUSD 200
    Demolition $4,852 CUSD 200
    Misc (Buddy benches, plaque) $1,500 Madison PTA
    TOTAL COST: $86,222

     

    New playground coming in Summer 2019:

    Playground

    As a member of the school or community, we need your help!  Here are a few ways you can get involved:

    • Donate to the cause! Donate directly via Go Fund Me or provide a personal check made out to Madison Elementary PTA. Sponsorships are available!
    • Sponsor an event or see if your firm has a matching donation program! Let us know if you are a business owner or work at a company that will be willing to help
    • Share and help fundraise! Help us spread the word or ask a local Madison family about exisiting fundraisers, such as Run-a-Thon, Trivia Night or Dining for Dollars

     

    Committee Members

    Mary Henderson
    Julie Ippolito
    Beth Tatro
    Megan Day
    Theresa Cutlan
    Kari Becker
    Jaime Szafranski
    Stephanie Brown
    Ambika Bailey
    Andrea O'Shea

     

    Sponsorship Levels


    Mountain Lion -- $5000

    • Name on a Buddy Bench at the new playground
    • Mountain Lion level recognition on permanent Donors Plaque at school
    • Mountain Lion level recognition with logo on Madison Elementary playground program webpage
    • Mountain Lion level recognition with logo in Madison Elementary PTA social media and school newsletter
    • Invitation to ribbon cutting ceremony with preferred recognition
    • Two tickets to Madison Elementary Trivia Night Fundraiser

    Mountain Cub -- $2500

    • Mountain Cub level recognition on permanent Donors Plaque at school
    • Mountain Cub level recognition with logo on Madison Elementary playground program webpage
    • Mountain Cub level recognition with logo in Madison Elementary PTA social media and school newsletter
    • Invitation to ribbon cutting ceremony with preferred recognition
    • Two tickets to Madison Elementary Trivia Night Fundraiser

    Blue -- $1000

    • Blue level recognition on permanent Donors Plaque at school
    • Blue level recognition on Madison Elementary playground program webpage
    • Blue level recognition in Madison Elementary PTA social media and school newsletter
    • Invitation to ribbon cutting ceremony with preferred recognition

    White -- $500

    • White level recognition on permanent Donors Plaque at school
    • White level recognition on Madison Elementary playground program webpage
    • White level recognition in Madison Elementary PTA social media

     

    Checks, payable to ‘Madison School PTA’, may be mailed to:

    Madison Elementary PTA
    Attn: Treasurer
    1620 Mayo Ave.
    Wheaton, IL 60189

     

    Other Ways to Help

    Please take advantage of these other ways to support the Madison Playground fundraising effort.

    • Book any commissionable travel with Kari at Marvelous Mouse Travels through December 31, 2018 and Kari will make a donation. Contact Kari Becker at 708-712-5961 or Kari.becker@marvelousmousetravels.com
    • Sign-up for swim lessons at Aqua Tots in Wheaton by January 15, 2019 and they will donate the $25 registration fee to the fund for ever family who registers. Please show this flyer when you register.
    • Contact Samantha Campen to host an in-house Norwex demo party between October and December 2018, and 25% of the party commissions will be donated to the fund!