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Event Recap: 14th Annual Summer Picnic, Presented by Wawa & Health Partners Plans

More than 1,000 Bigs, Littles, families, and alumni joined us on Saturday, June 24th for our 14th Annual Summer Picnic presented by Wawa and Health Partners Plans at Franklin Square.

The picnic is our largest annual event, celebrating the impact of mentoring on transforming lives, families and communities.

Attendees enjoyed a fun-filled day of great food courtesy of Wawa, face painting, balloon art, carousel rides, arts and crafts, relay races, tug-of-war, games, Zumba (thanks to Health Partners Plans), and appearances by Star Wars characters and the Health Partners Plans mascot!

Huge thanks to our sponsors, our staff, and everyone who attended and made it a great event.

Click here to view the full photo recap on our Facebook page.

Bigs, Littles, and families came together to celebrate the power of mentoring.
 Wawa, our presenting sponsor, served a delicious, free lunch to all attendees, including their great iced tea and lemonade!

Health Partners Plans' kangaroo mascot spent the day at the picnic, posing for photos with lots of Littles and families!
 Bigs and Littles took advantage of all Franklin Square had to offer, including its great playground!

Star Wars characters made an appearance at the Picnic again this year -- always a crowd favorite!
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