First Selectman Larry Groh has promised that no taxpayer money will be used to construct the new building,to be located on Thatcher Road in Thompson, replacing the Main Street property that TEEG
leases from the town for $1 a year.
Donna Grant, executive director of TEEG
, said recently that while TEEG
is grateful for the space that it has - the group leases a building from the town for $1 a year - "it would do a lot" to have more room.
Donations may be dropped off at the TEEG
office, 65 Main St.
Early plans called for TEEG
being the primary occupant of the building.
Four tenders for the paving of roads within (a) Markaz Manfalout and Markaz Al Qousiya, (b) Markaz Abu Teeg
and Markaz Abnoub, (c) Markaz Sahel Selim and Markaz Al Badari, also (d) Markaz El Ghanayem, Markaz Sadfa and Markaz Assuit.
Kennedy said a new facility would not only serve TEEG
's best interests, but possibly those of the town's recreation department, as well as the partnership TEEG
has with the Early Childhood Collaboration.
Bring a turkey or a grocery story gift card for TEEG
and the $5 entry fee will be waived.
They may not qualify for food stamps, or if they do, TEEG
staff members help them navigate the bureaucracy.
Three tenders for the maintenance of non-residential buildings at (a) Mahmoud Pacha Textile School in Abu Teeg
, (b) Abnoub Industrial, Secondary School & (c) Sahel Selim Agricultural Secondary School.
The town is working with the Muddy Brook Fire Department, Bungay Fire Department and TEEG
to raise money for fuel and is hosting a food drive.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to TEEG
in Thompson or the charity of ones choice.
The contributions were made to: Daily Bread, Putnam, $500; TEEG
, North Grosvenordale, $500; ACCESS Agency Inc.