Monthly Archives: March 2014

Jake’s 17th Memorial Blood Drive

Saturday, April 5, 2014
9 am – 2 pm
Roosevelt Elementary School
2535 N 73rd Street (enter 74th Street door)


Please come and donate at Jake’s blood drive!  Your support is vital to many in the community – please sign up!

Jake was 4 years old when he was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma.  He received numerous blood and platelet transfusions that were integral during his 3 1/2 years of treatment.  Jake lost his battle in March 2009 at the age of 7.  His family sponsors two blood drives each year at Jake’s school, Roosevelt Elementary.  Jennifer, Jake’s mom, says, “We hope donors will continue to be there for all the other children who need blood products.”

How to schedule an appointment:

(1) visit
(2) call Jennifer – 414-810-4793
(3) email Jennifer – [mailto][/mailto]

Appointments encouraged, however walk-ins are welcome.  Open to all… remember to bring an ID or Donor Card. Child care provided.

All attempting donors will receive a pass for four people to Mt. Olympus Waterpark in Wisconsin Dells (passes valid May 24 – July 2, 2014).

Center Street Park Cleanup

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Sunday, May 4, 2014
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Center Street Park, 65th & Clarke Street

The Friends Of Center Street Park is having a Spring Cleanup of our park on Sunday, May 4th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Wear your yard working gloves and bring wheelbarrows and shovels for moving mulch. Let’s make the park a better place for our community!

Email Sarah Hunt-Frank, at [mailto][/mailto] for more information.

Spring Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 12, 2014
10 a.m.
Center Street Park, 65th & Clarke Street


Bring your kids to TETNA’s annual Spring Egg Hunt at Center Street Park. This event is great for the kids and a wonderful way to connect with your neighbors. All families with current memberships participate for FREE! If you are not a member, you may pay your $10 annual member dues at the event with a completed TETNA Membership Form. You don’t need to sign up, just bring your kids!

We are always in need of volunteers at our events.  If you can stuff eggs, promote the event, or help with set up or clean up, please contact Sarah Hunt-Frank at 774-1813 or

Spring 2014 Newsletter

The most recent newsletter has been published and distributed.

Spring 2014 Newsletter

East Towne newsletters come out four times a year (February, May, July and October). If you or someone you know is not getting newsletters, please contact your area representative. If your area does not have an area rep or your block does not have a distributor, please consider volunteering. It is our goal to reach all homes in the Tosa East Towne Neighborhood Association. Contact Nancy Hall at [mailto][/mailto] if you wish to volunteer or need more information.