Vikings To Participate In United Way / Arc's Value Village "Celebration of Sorts"

Posted Sep 19, 2011

Eden Prairie, MN (September 19, 2011) -  On Tuesday, September 20th, Greg Camarillo, along with teammates; Emmanuel Arceneaux, Stephen Burton, Everson Griffen, and Allen Reisner will team up with Viktor the Viking and the Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders to attend the Greater Twin Cities United Way and Arc’s Value Village 8th annual “A Celebration of Sorts.” This will be Greg Camarillo’s second time attending the event. The players, cheerleaders and Viktor the Viking will be tagging, sorting, and assembling Halloween costumes as well as thanking the more than 500 volunteers who are participating through the United Way Caring Connection.

Throughout the year, Arc Greater Twin Cities has been setting aside donated clothes that would be ideal for Halloween costumes. Approximately 100,000 costumes will be sorted and assembled throughout the day. The costumes will then be sold at Arc’s Value Village Halloween Boo-tique at the stores in Brooklyn Center, Richfield, New Hope and St. Paul.     

The United Way funded Arc Greater Twin Cities serves the many needs of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  Established in 1946, Arc has been changing attitudes, changing policies and changing lives for more than 60 years.